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Simply Irresistible Thai Food
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Simply Irresistible Thai Food

A beautifully attired lady in traditional Thai silk greets the crowd as the sun radiates down the impressive Vancouver B.C. Place Stadium. Behind the kitchen counter, a row of smiles welcome visitors as the wafting aroma of exotic spices attracts the curiosity of passersby, and intricately sculptured fruits and vegetables […]

Scenic Naramata Bench
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Quiet, Idyllic Charm of Naramata Bench in the Okanagan Wine Valley

Physical geography defines a bench as: a shelf-like area of rock with steep slopes above and below. Naramata Bench Wine Country, along the eastern shores of Okanagan Lake in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, offers country roads and idyllic charm, but why is a wine region called a bench? Naramata Bench […]

Blue Mountain
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Exploring Canada’s Okanagan Valley

I saw a picture of a gorgeous blue mountain surrounded by prolific vineyards next to a huge lake in a national magazine. It stopped me dead in my tracks. I looked closer. Where is this place? Living in dry Southern California as I do, when I see lush countryside, farms […]

Running With Wolves in Golden, British Columbia – A Photo Essay
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Running With Wolves in Golden, British Columbia – A Photo Essay

The scent of sweetgrass wafted past my nose as the wolf raced excitedly down the path. I was hiking in a forest in Golden, British Columbia with two wolves – a singular experience if ever there was one. The wolves are captive animals at the Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre in Golden, which is […]