Wayfarer's Rest

35 Malcolm St., Friday Harbor, Washington, United States | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Friday Harbor

Orcas Island

A travel blog entry by roadscholarorg on Oct 30, 2013

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This morning we hopped on the inter-island ferry, headed to Orcas Island. We knew we were going to the Lambiel Museum and the Glenwood Springs Salmon Restoration Hatchery. We had heard very little about both- other than "It's impossible to describe the museum" and “It’s so much more than a hatchery.” Both statements were very true.

It will also be impossible for me to describe the Lambiel Museum, ...

Ready, Set, Go!

A travel blog entry by winterhawk on Jul 21, 2013

... more than you'd guess or we would like. Speaking of plans, going out into the ocean on a boat is different than heading out on the freeway in the car. We have to pay close attention and adjust our plans based on the weather.

We've been having beautiful sunny weather for weeks, which is great. Unfortunately with that sunny weather comes big winds blowing into the straits. The first hurdle for our trip is to get out the straits to the ...


A travel blog entry by travelin_biker on Jun 07, 2013


... tollbooth for the Port Mann Bridge, I realized I had gone too far. So a quick turnaround, then back to 264th, and I was on my way. I didn't even get lost when there was a detour!
So far the most memorable thing for today is how I put my boot clad foot right into my mouth!
I was waiting in line for the cafeteria and this young boy, pre teen I would guess, says "ca you, like, move so I can get a tray?"
Me ...

Victoria and Vancouver island

A travel blog entry by dktravels on Jul 18, 2012

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So an extra early start to the day to catch the sky train into the Hyatt where we were to meet the tour going across to Victoria and Vancouver island for the day. Arriving to tv cameras, we thought wow we know where special but... Just kidding. Later on we found out we were wanting around the hotel with David beckham! Off we set and made it onto the ferry for the 1.5 hour crossing to the island. Was smooth Sailing which I was very pleased about ...

A Box of Memories...

A travel blog entry by newbeginnings on Nov 09, 2011

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... it away until my life settled down.

My life didn't settle down, it changed completely. When my children and I moved into our new house in the fall, after I made the decision in the spring to divorce, the box was lost among all the other boxes in the move. I had forgotten all about the box until that day more than a year later, when it got knocked over and everything fell out.

I gathered everything up and hauled the box out into ...


This hostel, located on 35 Malcolm St., Friday Harbor, is near The Whale Museum, Westcott Bay Sculpture Park, San Juan Island National Historical Park, and San Juan County Park.
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