Sandman Hotel Kelowna
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Visited with Linda and Bruce Andrews. We enjoyed the view from their balcony of three lakes in the Okanogan Valley, and toured through Linda's beautiful garden. We then explored downtown Vernon, including Polson Park, with lunch in a nice little cafe. We drove along the shore of Kalamalka ...
After breakfast Ruth and Bruce went canoeing along the lake with Peggy leading in her kayak. Said goodbye to our wonderful hosts Dave & Peggy and headed to Vernon, about 2 hours away. Stopped in Salmon Arm for lunch before arriving at Bruce & Linda Andrews' home in Vernon. Linda is originally from Windsor and with her family used to pick tomatoes at Les and Lorette's ...
... and Cooper came over and we had a ski together, they wanted to see how I was going, at least I didn't fall. Ethan said "you are getting better Grandma" I said " thanks Ethan, but I couldn't get any worse" and he just agreed. One day I will beat him down the hill, I just can't say when at this point in time.
Russ and I ended up ...
... a car coming the other way decided to share our lane and after coming to an abrupt stop with everything in the van coming closer to me, our only casualty was a can of coke which deposited itself in Grace's seat. So after stopping, getting out and a change of underwear we continued on.
We arrived at Vernon and started looking out for fruit stalls which this part of the country is renowned for but had little luck and continued on until Kelowna ...
... over them and it took a bit of coaxing to convince the kids to keep going after the first one, but they got used to it after a few. We crossed 14 in total but were unable to do a couple of them due to a rockslide. Very cool & highly recommended adventure for anyone visiting the Kelowna ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services