Category Archives: Canada

Day 40 – Sunday 3rd July 2016

Welcome to the United States of America…  Today’s the day! After another six hour bus ride we are finally in America.  We got out of bed early because breakfast at our hotel is only served between 07:00 – 09:00. We … Continue reading

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Day 39 – Saturday 2nd July 2016

Five whole years… I was going to start with the sad part about how we’re leaving Kelowna today but let’s stay positive instead, Abbie and I have been together for five years today! Now, for the sad part… We set … Continue reading

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Day 38 – Friday 1st July 2016

Happy Canada Day… Today marks Canada’s 149th birthday – what a way to spend our last day in Kelowna! We headed to Prospera Place at around 11am after breakfast, where the celebrations started. Floods of red and white could be seen … Continue reading

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Day 37 – Thursday 30th June 2016

It feels like we’re about to leave home all over again… Today is our penultimate day in Kelowna, and what with it being Canada Day tomorrow we spent most of our time getting ready to leave. I know I’ve said … Continue reading

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Day 36 – Wednesday 29th June 2016

Less hiking, more biking… Today we visited Myra Canyon Park, ranked #1 of 121 things to do in Kelowna. The trail is 22km long and follows a section of the historical Kettle Valley Railway, over eighteen trestles and through two … Continue reading

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Day 35 – Tuesday 28th June 2016

This hiking business really doesn’t get boring… After two days of hiking as amateurs, today we let a veteran show us how it’s really done. Marions friends Val and George live on the other side of the lake, and George … Continue reading

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Day 34 – Monday 27th June 2016

Hiking is usually great, but not always… We returned to Knox Mountain today and hiked the Apex Trail, an unpathed path up to Apex Lookout which is roughly 300m above the level of Okanagan Lake. Alright, alright, we cheated and … Continue reading

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