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Photo Essay: Summer in the Pacific Northwest

It’s the last week of summer, and instead of getting sad about the shorter days and the inevitable rain, I am choosing to celebrate my favourite season! 237 more words

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Two weeks in Canada

After my first post about my lost luggage (still lost) and our few days in Vancouver we are now near Kelowna getting ready for the long road trip through Canada and the USA. 445 more words


Saying goodbye to Camp Hurlburt

NEAR VERNON – It’s been an Okanagan retreat for more than eighty years, but budget restraints are now forcing the
sale of Camp Hurlburt.

Nestled on the northern shores of Okanagan Lake, thousands have spent time at Camp Hurlburt over the years. 238 more words


Back in Time: The Kettle Valley Steam Railway

Train travel has to be one of my favourite forms of transportation. I love the way it gently rocks side to side. I love the amazing scenery you can enjoy along the way. 239 more words

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Wine Tasting in the Okanagan Valley

This past weekend I spent my second annual “Girl’s Weekend” in the Okanagan Valley with my mom and sister-in-law. Basically, this weekend is an excuse for me to have a mini vacation (with my mom picking up the tab) and to show my new American sis all the glorious spots BC has to offer. 296 more words

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