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Boot Hill

They haven’t been well. I snapped this somewhat daunting image heading for the Rocky Mountains in Canada early morning from the window of a train just outside the historic township of Kamloops.

Photography

The view from carriage 11: Rocky Mountaineer review

A trip across the Canadian Rockies by train was one of the first things on our whiteboard when we were planning our ‚big trip‘. And it ended up being the first thing we booked, alongside our round the world flight ticket. 1.036 weitere Wörter

Travel

postcard, the Nicola Valley

On a clear day, you can see forever. And this is what it looks like. Suede hills, aspens just turning,Ponderosa pines so particular and iconic that you could look at each one and never think you knew pines in general. 296 weitere Wörter

Top ten surprises from our first five days

There has been so much to take in over our first five days. But some things have come as a surprise. Here’s our rundown .. 304 weitere Wörter

Travel

Photo essay: Rocky Mountaineer Day 2

Today we did the 285-mile run from Kamloops which is in a semi-arid desert into Vancouver. The first 100 miles or so were through the dry landscape, where rainfall is only 25cm per year. 55 weitere Wörter

Travel

Photo essay: Rocky Mountaineer Day 1

We completed the 300-mile Banff-Kamloops leg of our Rocky Mountaineer trip today. It was simply stunning and the weather was wonderful. Here are a few photographic highlights … 55 weitere Wörter

Travel

Former deputy sheriff charged with online child luring offences

KELOWNA – A former court services deputy sheriff has been charged with child sex crimes alleged to have happened in Kelowna and Kamloops.

Kevin Johnston is accused of three counts of communicating with a person believed to be underage for the purpose of facilitating a sexual offence and one count of invitation to sexual touching. 139 weitere Wörter

Crime