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Say hello to summer with these refreshing white wines

Is it really July? Where has half the year gone?

If your year has been a blur, now’s the time to cut loose — school’s out, vacations are kicking in and the party season has arrived. 849 more words


The Western Saga [Part 1]

Every now and then, when I think about my travels, a thought keeps recurring: I’ve seen more of the world than my home country, Canada… 929 more words


Beyond Beautiful- British Columbia

On a gorgeous afternoon, I served a couple traveling through Washington from British Columbia.  What a treat to share insights into camping and hiking with our neighbors to the north.  339 more words

Okanagan Valley - the Canadian wine valley

We spent two nights in the Canada’s top wine valley, Okanagan Valley.

This valley has a patch of desert-like climate, hot and dry, and it helps to create good grapes for wines. 303 more words


North Okanagan lush with fruit, wine and fun

Quick, what’s the third largest city in British Columbia?

If you said anything but Kelowna you’d be wrong.

Kelowna is a growing city with a year-round population sitting at about 120,000, that hasn’t seen an annual growth rate of less than eight per cent since 1986, according to figures from the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce. 990 more words

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Racing in the Okanagan Valley

Triathlon has long been a part of the Okanagan valley and in August of 2012 Mark was lucky enough to take part in what is now Challenge Penticton but at the time was Ironman Canada. 650 more words


The Market White, Sperling Vineyards, Okanagan Valley, BC, 2013, 11.6% abv, C$17

Sign me up for more of this pleasing white made from Bacchus, Pinot Blanc and Gewürztraminer grown on the Sperling vineyards located in East Kelowna. 132 more words