Planning a spring getaway in January can do a lot to help quell the winter blues, as you’ll have something to look forward to come the warmer months. And with its array of activities, quality accommodations and dining options, a weekend getaway to Kamloops is sure to put a spring in your step. Here are our recommendations on where to stay, eat and shop in Kamloops this season. 
Kamloops is home to dozens of noteworthy eateries, including the Atta Boy Memphis BBQ This establishment specializes in serving up hearty and delicious comfort food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Their menu is inspired by Memphis barbecue-style fare, and the restaurant offers patrons a stunning view. 
Another can't-miss spot is the Cityview Rooftop Lounge, which is located on the third floor of the Ramada hotel. The lounge is a sophisticated spot and the tallest open rooftop patio that offers a full dinner menu, cocktail specials and live entertainment set against a breathtaking city skyline.
Shop ?
If you’re looking for retail therapy, Kamloops has a surprising selection of shops and boutiques, some of which are located at The Aberdeen Mall which has a great variety of merchants, a food court and a cinema. 
You can also stroll through downtown Kamloops and visit boutiques including Desert Rain Giftware or Castles + Cottages for items that are locally crafted and beautifully unique. 
Centrally located, and within walking distance of restaurants and shops, The Kamloops Ramada Hotel makes an ideal home base for those visiting Kamloops. The hotel also boasts plenty of amenities and top-notch service, so you'll be comfortably situated for optimal relaxation. 

If the weather cooperates, consider venturing out on the Heritage Walking Tour or the Alley Art Walking Tour. Both are self-guided adventures that allow visitors to explore the city while learning about its people. 

Kamloops is also a haven for culture-lovers and foodies: it’s home to an array of farmer's markets, winery tours, live music events and food truck festivals.

Start Planning Your Springtime Getaway Now 
Even though spring might seem a long way off, the truth is that it'll be here before you know it. Start planning your weekend getaway now, and you'll have an exciting adventure to look forward to in the warmer months.