The Best Way to Cure Seasickness is Prevention: Tips for Whale Watching and Catalina Ferry Trips


If you are a regular reader of my blog, you know I'm a self-described "boat kid."  With over 30 years of boating experience with people who each have a different tolerance for "motion on the ocean" -- I'm convinced the best way to cure seasickness is through prevention.  My childhood was a medley of boat trips to the Channel Islands, including Catalina Island.  Every chance we … [Read more...]

How to Visit Catalina Island: A Brief Tutorial on the Basics


We go to Catalina Island every summer. We've been visiting ever since I was in high school - so that's 20+ years. I'm surprised how many of my friends have never taken the trip over to the island.  It's a whole other world out there! You feel like you've traveled back in time to wide open California spaces. Background Catalina Island is one of the Channel Islands, but not … [Read more...]