Aqua Gifts

Aqua Gifts offers thoughtfully curated items from the islands and more.  Located in one of the historic old buildings along Coupeville’s Front Street, the store has been offering home and personal fashions since 2003.  You’ll find gifts, jewelry, shoes, bath and body and items for the home. You can also shop them online here…

Eagles Watch

Sleeps 6 No pets allowed Rates: Nightly: $125 – $160 Weekly: $750 – $1043 UNIT #214 Watch eagles from the spacious deck of this island view home. This house is a three minute walk from the community playground, beach, picnic area, fire pit and wharf. Located 7 miles south of the historical town of Coupeville, WA, the house is approximately … Read More

Ebey’s Landing National Historic Reserve

Imagine filming in a national park where people live and work. The park embraces both the 19th and 21st centuries, preserving a rural lifestyle and frontier town atmosphere for more than 100 years. That is Ebey’s Landing National Historic Reserve. Ebey’s Landing National Historic Reserve is the result of a unique partnership between Washington State Parks, the Town of Coupeville, … Read More

Walden Lane Gourmet

Walden Lane Gourmet seeks out the highest quality all natural non-GMO ingredients and handcrafted each item in small batches to ensure peak quality and flavor.  From aged balsamic vinegars to infused oils to tasty salts, and more, Walden Lane Gourmet seeks to inspire you to cook with abandon! Check their innovative seasonings to inspire new tastes in your kitchen. With … Read More

Yellow maple leaves on the ground and the sun shining behind them

Fall Escapes

Fall reminds us that the natural world is made up of cycles. Summer has done its deed and winter approaches.

Frank and Pat’s Place

If you want fantastic sunsets, rest, relaxation, and the restorative call of the Salish Sea, come to Frank and Pat’s Place, right on Puget Sound at the old 1905 resort of Maxwelton Beach. This is a true Pan-Abode log cabin, each log is notched into the next without using nails — a unique getaway made of old growth yellow cedar … Read More

International Food Writers Visit Whidbey and Camano Islands

The International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association held their annual conference on Whidbey and Camano Islands. In a bold experiment, these travel experts broke from the traditional big-city conference centers and chose our islands as their 2018 conference site.