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Veranda Beach Resort on Lake Osoyoos

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. Views are my own. Our stay was compliments of Veranda Beach Resort for the purpose of a media review. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

I tip toed across the sun room to the screen door, where I smacked my flip flops down onto the entrance’s paver stones. Unlatching the gate on the white picket fence that surrounded the cottage, I made my way up Veranda Drive to pick up our vehicle from its parking spot. The sun was rising […]

Kimpton Hotel Wilshire in LA

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I haven’t spent much time in LA. Before this summer, a decadent BBQ dinner in Koreatown summed up my LA experience, followed by a Whitecaps away match in Carson, and a media trip to Disneyland in Anaheim. When Keira and I decided to book a getaway to Southern California, with half of our week being […]

Unique Accommodations in Southern Alberta

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I stepped out across the front stone path in the early morning to take a photo of the impressive, luxury log home in which I slept as blissfully as a hibernating grizzly that night. Sunlight had streamed into the bedroom from behind the poplar forest at Back to Nature Retreat and I was ready to […]

Summer at the Magnolia Hotel in Victoria

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Contributed by Steffani Cameron of FullNomad.com, follow her on Instagram @snarkysteff. I had the good fortune to live in Victoria for 3.5 years, so when I had the opportunity to enjoy some promotional time in Victoria on behalf of both Tourism Victoria and Miss604.com, I leapt at it. One of two places I stayed at, […]

Girls Getaway to Tigh-Na-Mara in Parksville

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Disclosure: Review — This is not a paid post. We enjoyed a complimentary media stay at Tigh-Na-Mara and BC Ferries vouchers for our trip. Views are my own. Please review the Policy & Disclosure section for further information.

After a very long work week, on a Friday that seemed never to arrive, my sister picked me up in Downtown Vancouver and we headed for the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal. A little black rain cloud carrying the stress of the week followed us up from the car deck to the onboard cafe as we […]