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Red Light Ramen — Nelson, BC

There is no way that any Japanese person would have named their restaurant Red Light Ramen. The impossible mix of syllables would just be downright cruel (I can say this as I'm half Japanese and it is blatantly the truth); however, Red Light Ramen manages to capitalize on the noodle trend in a way that is almost way to cool for the Ramen traditionalist anyway. 

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Le Germain Hotel Calgary

Le Germain Hotel is modern business chic in the heart of Calgary's financial district. Well appointed rooms and a mini-bar that reminds me of the good old days of hotel rooms before those seemed to vanish. Throw in a nice comfy bed, Charcut Restaurant, and a great lobby bar and this is my choice of for a hotel in Calgary. 

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Walla Bakery Penticton

This is arguably one of the best lunch places in Penticton. It's so uncool that it might actually become — god forbid — cool, but that's not the point. Everything here is done in a very traditional and methodical way. Here you'll find some of the best bread to take home, and lunch to eat in anywhere in town, and there's something delightful about how out of the way it is. 

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