Travel

WHERE: San Juan Island, Washington’s bucolic getaway, a few hours’ drive and a ferry ride from downtown Seattle.

Spring is finally here and with the warm weather comes a burning desire to get

While ours is a more muted display compared to New England, there’s plenty for the whole family to see here in the Northwest, including brilliant colors not only found on deciduous trees and shrubs but also grasses, meadows, berries and even st

WHERE: Northwind Arts Center in Port Townsend

WHERE: Vancouver, British Columbia, for the 22nd annual Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival (through 9/24; 1695 Whyte Ave., in Vanier Park; bardonthebeach.org).

Ballard residents, rejoice: A new boutique hotel gives visitors an alternative to sleeping on your couch.