Everything You Need to Know About a Burial at Sea Ceremony

For some people, the sea has played a big role in their life. They may have served in the navy, worked as a deckhand or even been a ship’s captain. These people may consider the sea to be the place to which they commit their bodies, even in death. Burial at sea ceremonies are not … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About a Burial at Sea Ceremony

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Enjoy San Juan Island Whale Watching on a Wind-Powered Boat with Minimum Impact

There are many reasons why people visit the San Juan Islands. Some come for the beautiful hikes, some for the local artwork, but one of the biggest reasons visitors flock to the San Juan Islands is to see the Orca whales. Orcas live in the San Juan Islands year-round. It is considered the best place … Continue reading Enjoy San Juan Island Whale Watching on a Wind-Powered Boat with Minimum Impact

When Considering San Juan Islands Cruises, Think Intimate and Crowd Free

For centuries, people have taken to the seas for adventure and exploration, so why should we be any different today? While it is unlikely that you will discover a new land or forge a new shipping route, there is always adventure to be had on the seas. Discover life in the water when you charter … Continue reading When Considering San Juan Islands Cruises, Think Intimate and Crowd Free

There are Many Momentous Occasions for which to Hire San Juan Island Charters

A fully crewed private charter can provide a unique and incredible experience, whether you want it for a short, half-day trip or for an extended multi-day voyage. Private charters are very different from cruise ship vacations and other cruise excursions. This is because they are tailored to your personal needs and desires. Due to the … Continue reading There are Many Momentous Occasions for which to Hire San Juan Island Charters

From Honorable Naval Tradition to Popular Culture, Burials at Sea Hold their Majesty

Though sailors have honored the tradition of burying their dead at sea for centuries, a trend in sea burials has only recently developed among civilians—not only in the U.S., but in other countries as well. The reasons people find it to be a fitting form of burial vary. For some, it is an extension of … Continue reading From Honorable Naval Tradition to Popular Culture, Burials at Sea Hold their Majesty

Popularity of Burial at Sea on the Rise as Calls for an Eco-Friendly Funeral Increase

With the rise in awareness of the consequences posed by global warming, many find themselves striving to do what they can to save Mother Earth. This wave has spawned an ever-growing green movement. However, going green does not only entail recycling or planting trees. It also means ditching the traditional funeral in favor of an … Continue reading Popularity of Burial at Sea on the Rise as Calls for an Eco-Friendly Funeral Increase

Top Reasons for Booking a San Juan Islands Whale Watching Tour

Whale watching in the San Juans provides a chance to see whales thriving in the wild. Residents and tourists from other areas don’t often get to see this because of where they live or the expense of going to tourist-heavy destinations where orcas or other whales are displayed in captivity. TV whale vs. real-life whale: … Continue reading Top Reasons for Booking a San Juan Islands Whale Watching Tour