Envision beautiful gardens guarded by forested hills. The din of Oliver’s Highway 97 replaced by the medley of songbirds. The gentle buzz of hummingbirds. From the wineshop, look down on the Okanagan, the hustle and bustle of the valley below. All the stress that comes with … [Read more...] about A Hidden Gem in the Wine Capital of Canada
You could say that Oliver is big on wine, but it’s the smaller wineries here that have most shaped this small town’s distinctive character and culture, and truly earned it the moniker of Canada’s Wine Capital. In the north of Oliver, right off the highway as one drives south … [Read more...] about Enjoy a True Taste of Oliver at River Stone Estate Winery
While tame and docile today, the rolling hills of West Kelowna hide a more explosive past. The volcanic legacy of this region is still found today in the region’s mineral rich soil, which leaves a uniquely identifiable mark on the grapes that grow in the shadow of Mount … [Read more...] about THERE’S GOLD IN THEM VOLCANIC HILLS!
Vacations are rarely as relaxing as they’re meant to be. All the stress of rushing up and down the valley, down dead-end roads and along busy highways looking for the winery that your friends told you about. What was its name? Why not just escape all that hustle and bustle and … [Read more...] about UNWIND AT CIAO BELLA WITH A NEAPOLITAN PICNIC UNDER THE OKANAGAN SUN
There is no better place to idle away these hot and sunny summer days than in downtown Kelowna. This pocket-sized city with a laid-back attitude is emblematic of the Okanagan Valley itself. People flock to this diamond by the lake to unwind on its warm, sandy beaches, shop its … [Read more...] about ONE OF THE MOST CELEBRATED WINERIES IN CANADA RIGHT IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN KELOWNA