The Best Western Sicamous Inn has been named the people’s choice for best family hotel in Sicamous. It’s halfway between Calgary and Vancouver, making it a convenient stop to break up the long trip between the cities. Here’s a review of our recent stay.
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MAYBE IT WAS SOMETHING I Ate (DRANK) #35: Craft Beer From The Sunshine Coast
There is craft beer to try on the sunshine coast. As you head past Gibson’s you’ll see the fields of Persephone, and Townsite Brewing is another ferry in Powell River.
Stops To Take When Driving The Crowsnest Highway: The Scenic Route From Calgary to Vancouver
Maybe It Was Something I Ate #34: A Skookum Cinnamom Bun From The Skookumchuck Bakeshop
There is a bakery along the path to the Skookumchuck Narrows in Egmont. Formerly The Green Rosette, this Skookum Bakery has been renamed the Skookumchuck Bakeshop and is a mandatory pit stop at the beginning or end of any hike.
It Is Deafeningly Quiet In The Middle Of Nowhere
I went and escaped for a few days this week. Up north, with no internet, no cell coverage, just nature – and quiet. Lots of quiet. Deafeningly quiet, really.
Maybe It Was Something I Ate #33: Pain Au Chocolat From The Lake Village Bakery In Osoyoos
There is a very cute and popular bakery in Osoyoos, the Lake Village Bakery. It’s right on Main St and sells out their huge fluffy croissants early each morning.
Where To Find U-Pick Orchards In The Okanagan
It’s easy to find U-Pick Orchards in the Okanagan. Peaches, pears, cherries, plums, apricots, nectarines, apples, are all on trees by the highway. Just keep your eyes out for a sign.
Staying On The Beach At Osoyoos Lake At The Holiday Inn Osoyoos [Review]
The Holiday Inn Osoyoos gets numerous unflattering reviews on Trip Advisor and social media weekly. And it deserves them, but then you can’t beat their location steps from the shore of Osoyoos Lake. If you want to stay at the lake, you have to pay for the privilege, and this hotelier knows it.
Maybe It Was Something I Ate (Drank) #32: 2013 Pinot Blanc from Nk’mip Cellars
I don’t get too fancy with my wine. i like what I like, each palate is unique that way. When in a wine producing region, I’ll go local and the 2013 Pinot Blanc from Nk’mip Cellars is my choice for this Osoyoos visit.
The Jacuzzi Suite At The Baker St Inn In Nelson [REVIEW]
We stayed at the Baker St Inn Nelson after making a last minute reservation. VERY last minute, we got the last room in the property, a jacuzzi suite. Here’s how it looks.
Crossing Kootenay Lake On The Longest Free Ferry Ride In The World
The longest free ferry in the world is a BC Ferry ride across Kootenay Lake. All inland ferry routes in BC are free, not fair, but a great deal for those traveling.