Author Archives: Mikaela Cowles

Happy National Dog Day

At Kenmore Air we love our four-legged family members.   When you stop by one of our terminals, a friendly wagging tail might greet you. We have quite a few pups that like to come put in a days work. It’s not just on the dock that we love to spend time with our furry […]

Fulfilling a Need for Creamy Goat Cheese at Salt Spring Island Cheese

We left Ganges in a four-seater, red convertible. The top was down. The sun was shining. A tourist map was clutched in my hands.   Our threesome – Colleen Eastman, Danny Levin and I – had a deep-seated need for the creamy goodness known as goat cheese. We were headed to Salt Spring Island Cheese. […]

2 Days in Victoria

History and elegance seem to tumble into the same sentence as “Victoria, British Columbia.” Though this quaint city has certainly transitioned into the 21st Century, it has retained its old world vibe. This provincial capitol is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. On a clear day, you can see stunning views of Washington State’s Olympic Mountains from its shore. A true walking city, there’s little need for a car during this Victoria weekend getaway. When a ride is needed, cab fare anywhere is typically $5 (except for the must see Butchart Gardens).

18 Reasons to Visit Orcas Island

Hike Mt. Constitution The highest point in all of the San Juan Islands, Mt. Constitution offers stunning views of the surrounding area. (Those not up for the hike, can also drive to the top.) Sample Local Brews At the Island Hoppin’ Brewery, Orcas Island is more than home, it’s the brewmasters’ inspiration. Watch Bakers in […]

Fly to Orcas for $89 Each Way!

Between August 5 – 8, all flights booked between Seattle and Orcas Island will be just $89 each way. That’s 35% off our regular fares.