Once in Seattle, we decided to visit the HQ for AllRecipes.com, one of Ariana's favorites, while we waited for our sea plane.
Ariana's new friend "Bentley" at the sea port.
Our chariot to our destination.
Let's do this!
Matt G, keeping the luggage in check.
Our destination: the San Juan Islands.
The flagship hotel of the Roche Harbor Resort (we didn't stay here).
TripAdvisor says this place is famous for doughnuts. It happens that it was National Doughnut Day while we were there. We celebrated each and every day.
The dock closest to the camera is filled with event attendees, plus more on other docks. Some 150 boats registered.
Meridian 441 arriving.
Weather and water were PERFECT!
Weather was so nice, we decided to go for a hike.
Ariana and Matt atop Mount Young.
Our usual vacation self-capture.
Canada in the distance.
Orange shirt represent.
One last one. It was a 7 mile hike, so I needed to get my money's worth, photographically speaking.
Back at Roche, time for a party.
I mean, fiesta.
Now THIS is a fiesta!
Back up supplies (which were needed).