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SS Sicamous in Penticton


Sunday, October 19th, 2014 — 11:14am PDT
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The mission of my trip to the Okanagan in early October was to taste, sip, and experience a bounty from the Okanagan Wine Festivals Society and its members but along the way I discovered a few more points of interest worth exploring the next time you’re in the area. One of said attractions is the […]

Portland Japanese Gardens Photowalk


Monday, September 22nd, 2014 — 10:12am PDT
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During our was our first visit to Portland I searched online to find the best viewpoints in the Rose City. Not knowing the lay of the land aside from what we’ve seen on 2D Google Maps, John and I like to get above our destination to get a feel for its geography. I found Five […]

Comox Glacier Tour with Harbour Air


Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 — 10:44am PDT
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There’s the feeling of adventure you get while taking a floatplane flight. Skipping along the water before taking off and flying just high enough to top the Lions Gate Bridge or the tallest timber in Stanley Park. Waching the pilot’s careful movements, taking photos of a propeller spins so quickly it’s nearly impossible for the […]

Guided Tours on Salt Spring Island


Monday, June 23rd, 2014 — 10:44am PDT
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Salt Spring Island is a lush, bucolic gem that blends forests and mountain lookouts with valley vineyards and the very best of seaside living. Over the years John and I have come to appreciate many aspects of the Salt Spring, from piling wood onto our fireplace at Hastings House in winter, to cycling around the […]

Travel Nevada: Death Valley and Sandrails


Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 — 8:44am PDT
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One of the things I love about Las Vegas is the wide variety of things to do there, aside from the casino floor (which can also definitely be fun). This series will share my recent trip with Travel Nevada, covering some of the fun activities that you can do in Nevada, all within a few […]

Travel Nevada: Ziplines and Roller Coasters


Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 — 8:44am PDT
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One of the things I love about Las Vegas is the wide variety of things to do there, aside from the casino floor (which can also definitely be fun). This series will share my recent trip with Travel Nevada, covering some of the fun activities that you can do in Nevada, all within a few […]