Sandman Hotel Penticton
Travel Blogs from Penticton
Today we travelled from Penticton- which is very pretty and part of the desert on the Okanagan region which survives on the lake that was left from a Glacier ( long time ago!!) they only get 23.4mm per year!!!! Calona winery- 130 yes old Summer hill - won best Sparkling wine in world. Most visited organic winery in world. House of Rose- Brooke Shields recommends the Hot Flash wine which she tried when she made the movie Hot Flash The lake lounge cruise- great end to the day, even had ...
We travelled with the Jelley Family for some adventures. Saw Bow lake and then onwards to Glacier walk and Skywalk in the Columbia Icefield. We then travelled down to Penticton, this was a big day of driving. We saw black bear on side of road eating grass so we backed up to take some pictures. We then can across Lake Okanagan which starts at Vernon and goes all the way to Penticton amazing and soooo pretty! Saw fireworks on the way because it was Canada ...
... br> deck & bar so we have been there a few times.
The next long weekend Kristen, Ryan, Laura, Matt and I caught ferry over to
Vancouver Island and then drove to Courtney to stay at our cousins place. We
stayed in a cool camper van in the yard and had to watch out for bears at night
and early morning because they’d had a baby bear going through their rubbish days
before. Another amazing weekend of water adventures. We went tubing ...
... for Christmas is not an option. As a result we may change our plans but will have to see what develops. It's amazing to walk through town and listen to the studded tires clicking on the pavement!
Anyway, the search resulted in a pleasant drive through the valley and an opportunity to see the seasonal changes that are occuring.
... on top, amazing...
The beautiful sunny weather! It’s actually been a really sunny week, so been for a few walks along the lake which Kelowna is situated on, it’s really scenic; and there are so many ducks here!
Country Western style pub/dancing venue, which I went to with a group of people from the hostel; it was a lot of fun, although I was pretty bad at the ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center