St. Andrews on the Green
Travel Blogs from Kelowna
Sunday morning we awoke with an extra hour up our sleeves, daylight savings had ended and we wound the clocks back which hopefully means the sun will come up at a decent hour!! As we started our journey back down Icefields Parkway, we saw a wolf running right alongside the road towards us on the highway!! He was too quick to get any photos unfortunately but it was pretty special! The highway past Lake Louise was a scary drive, it was pouring with rain and super ...
... guides, other tourists etc …
Makes one a little homesick for family. I
even got to read a bedtime story to Brianna. Now that was special!
in and see them before we leave in the morning. Keith found some Vegemite earlier (thank goodness, now we can all have some peace) and we promised to bring some over for their breakfast.
This will be interesting!
... up pulling off of the highway and staying at a pretty remote campsite that night, there were a few horse/cattle farms around us, and a couple of RV’s spread along the river, but no one else was in tents or anywhere near our site location. We got to see an owl on a close lamppost on the way into the site, as well as cows on the road, and enjoyed the beautiful Northern Lights in the evening, although only for a few ...
After another dip in the hot springs, we continued the drive and took
another ferry to get to Vernon, British Columbia. On the way, we drove
past what looked like an awesome cafe and had to take a picture of it
for our friends and family that would appreciate it.....you know who you
We toured around Vernon a bit, had a nice lunch at Sir
Winston's Pub, and checked out a local paper for some information on
Today was a little trip around Lake Okanagan. We had lunch in a little town called Penticon.
Once we returned to Kelowna we found a cigar shop and picked up three more cigars.
Across the street from our motel is a little shopping center that, once-upon-a-time was "the mall", on the outskirts of ...