Sandman Inn & Suites Vernon
Travel Blogs from Vernon
Today was one of those lazy laid back days. The fellas did a little more hardware shopping and renovating. Heather stained some more wooden beams( ably supervised by myself of course) then we piled into the car and drove up Silver Star. Silver Star is 1600metres and a snow field in the winter. No snow up there at the moment but the air had a distinct chill and there were a few snow capped ...
... ask them a question. No matter, boarding passes printed. Problem number two: one of the suitcases(not mine) was overweight and would cost another $30 unless we repacked. Repacking in public is really quite embarrassing. Problem number three: getting through security and we all know how much Chris loves that. After practically disrobing we had to go through the machine that gets a really good look at your body. I had ...
... windows the next morning we were keen to get out. The visitor centre recommended a local provincial park, so off we went to look for a site. Fridays we have found are the worse days for getting camping with all the weekend warriors, so we sat outside someone's site as they packed up - we were THOSE people. Funnily enough we were rewarded with fire wood, a camp chair to add to our collection, a nice green table cloth with fancy weights on each edge, ...
... was the former and I was seated in the aisle seat on the right outer section.
The flight to Toronto was about eight hours, and it was much the same as so many others I’ve taken. I watched A Good Day To Die Hard, Taken 2 and a couple of other movies. The hot meal was chicken along with red wine and coffee and they served a hot wrap (again chicken) about an hour before landing. Upon arrival in Toronto, there was the usual long walk to get to ...
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Not that much to report as have been "chilling out" here in Vernon.
Have had the bike serviced in Kelowna, together with a new chain & rear sprocket. It has been cleaned but is still dirtier that any other bike around here. I can see through the screen for the first time in weeks though.
I have been on a few rides around these parts but mostly ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking