Sandman Hotel Penticton
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Room service
- Refrigerator in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
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... relevant to this story...both our passports expire in mid September. So ...this detail made for a sleepless night but being the problem solvers we are, we are now getting urgent passports on Monday in Vancouver and flying out to Rome now on Tuesday night. The lovely ticket agent had a new travel itinerary whipped up in minutes and for $100 ...
... had no intention of stopping in Grand Forks – until we saw a Farmers Market. It was just closing but there was enough open for us to get cookies and pies for dessert. One stall sold woollen balls that you put in your drier and they supposedly reduces drying time by 30%. We also finally worked out why the $1 is called a ‘loonie’ – because of the bird on it. Duh!! A $2 coin is a ‘toonie’. There was old time machinery in the park where the market was, ...
... to wander to the shops on Thursday - Grandma Merna gave me a lift to Walmart - it was such a hot day, perfect for the wander! Pedestrian crossings are a bit confusing though, I know you wait for the white man to flash, but some roads don't have anything and drivers were waving at me to cross!! On the way back I went to the Copper Mug Pub for an ice cold beer (BUD) and got talking to some locals. Hot Sauce Marc from Jamaica invited me to the karaoke night at the ...
... wonderful cook) and chatted and drank till late. We're looking forward to spending more time with Walter and Margarita now that we're kind of neighbours. (What's a 5-hour drive between friends?!)
Sunday, Oct 16
After a wonderful breakfast of fruit and home-made bread we said our farewells to Walter and Margarita and drove east (this was a first!) to join the Trans-Canada (in Burnaby), followed by ...
... leg out. I managed to get both skis off, and as I straightened my left leg getting it out of the snow, I felt my knee pop back into place. At this point I knew I’d done a knee and not broken my leg, and was praying I hadn’t done an ACL.
Luckily, there was a bunch of guys coming out of their lodge just below the run just after I hurt myself, so I yelled down to them to call ski patrol, and a few of them climbed up onto the run to come and help me. Unluckily, they were ...