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... Ra Ra's' when the bar opened at 11.30am, half an hour after we returned from the dining car, having had the second sitting for breakfast. We had a cinnamon scone and coffee at 8.30am to sustain us until 10.00am breakfast. It was getting a bit late for Pete, but tomorrow he will be right. We will be first sitting.
We have travelled beside seven different rivers today. The first one was the Bow when we left Banff. Then we ...
... and follow Highway 97A, the Vernon-Sicamous Highway, along the eastern shore of Mara Lake. After turning west onto Highway 97, we arrive in the small community of Falkland BC, home to one of Canada's largest Canadian flags.
The flag is 500 feet above the valley floor on Gyp Mountain. It’s 28 feet high, 56 feet wide, but isn’t really a flag in the traditional sense – you know, flapping in ...
... and rugged and had a huge lake. We're getting into the Canada we recognise now, it's all tall mountains and blue, blue lakes. Sean and I spent a while walking around the small town, it was super small, but it was also really cool on the other hand, to get a good view of small town Canada. We're off to another small ish town tomorrow, but it's small because the and is mainly used for agriculture instead of for residents. And the main crop....is grapes for wine! ...
... roof on the train we were able to see to the top of most mountains.
Our first day on the train ended when we arrived in Kamloops, situated in the heart of the Rockies,) 20 buses were strategically parked so that our appropriate carriage stopped next to the appropriate bus -- 800 people were off the train and to their hotels in 20 minutes....
We had first class accommodation in Kamloops for our overnight stay ...
First, Happy Birthday, Arnoldt. Wish you and Bernina were with us! Left Kamloops at 8:00 AM. The train is longer now, having connected the train from the Jasper route. 27 pieces of equipment, 740 or so passengers in three levels of service. The landscape has totally changed. Kamloops is in a high desert and the mountains and plateaus are reminiscent of the Sierra ...
Other places to stay in Kamloops
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $122
- Great value for very nice …
- New Year's Eve
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Southgate, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $82
City Center, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $116
- stay too short
- Nice hotel
City Center, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $134
West End, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $70
City Center, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- Overnight stay
- In the Middle of the Actio…
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $118
- Maybe downtown is the better choice
- Fabulous last-minute hotel!
- Great Value
West End, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $108
West End, Kamloops | 1 star hotelfrom $54
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $132
Aberdeen, Washington DC | B&Bfrom $125
- Good Hotel
- Excellent - recommended
- Was very pleasantly surprised
City Center, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $115
- Kamloops is a quiet town -…
- One night stay
North Shore, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $122
City Center, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $111
- Sandman Inn Kamloops
City Center, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Our home for 1 night
- Good value
3438 Shuswap Rd, Kamloops | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Kentucky Charm
West End, Kamloops | Hotelfrom $70
Matsueshinjiko Onsen, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $67
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $94
City Center, Kamloops | 1 star hotelfrom $61
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $75
Lower Sahali, Kamloops | 1 star hotelfrom $61
Valleyview, Kamloops | 1 star hotelfrom $60
Aberdeen, Kamloops | 2 star hotelfrom $88