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After we cooked in the sun at Fort Necessity (see here), it was just a 15 minute drive to Ohiopyle State Park. I’d been white water rafting there as a kid, and while this is definitely not my cup of tea, I could totally see why it would be fun on a hot summer day if you don’t fear death by rocks in class 4 rapids. 488 more words


A day full of the surprises

A few weeks ago my cousin Jessie sent me an email that she would be coming to Helsinki with her husband, Olivier. It was the beginning to what would become a wonderful day and adventure that did not really go according to plan but turned out so much better. 803 more words

Places To Go

Westside Wine Trail

The Westside Wine Trail includes the wineries on the other side of the Lake Okanagan – The Mt. Boucherie, Volcanic Hills, Quail’s Gate and Mission Hill Wineries.    238 more words

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Arrowleaf Cellars

Arrowleaf Cellars is a very warm and welcoming family winery.  Of course they have an amazing view and they invite you to enjoy it in their picnic area.  30 more words

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Cedar Creek Estate Winery

Cedar Creek Estate Winery is particularly proud of their double gold award winning 2012 Chardonnay.  Their wines are well represented in BC liquor stores and the tasting room was very busy.  62 more words

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St. Hubertus & Oak Bay Estate Winery

St. Hubertus Estate Winery is a historic site dating back to the mid 1920’s with lots of charm.  Since 1984, the Gebert family has been distributing wine from this 76 acre vineyard under both the St. 89 more words

British Columbia

Tantalus Vineyards

Tantalus Vineyards opened in 1978 and is part of the Lakeshore Wine Route with the amazing view of Lake Okanagan.  The large Canadian art installations create an elegant feeling to the tasting room and the grounds.  62 more words

British Columbia