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Win a trip to Amsterdam at today's Spring Travel Show at Kelowna airport

Tall houses fronting canals, cycling everywhere, tulips, edam cheese, wooden shoes, coffee shops that sell marijuina and a red light district.

They are all on tap with roundtrip flights to Amsterdam, which you can win at the YLW Spring Travel Show.

Around 3,000 people are expected to attend the show, which runs from 10 am to 2 pm today at the KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence just down the road from Kelowna International Airport's (YLW) main terminal.

</who>A roundtrip for two on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to Amsterdam will be the grand prize of the draw at Saturday's YLW Spring Travel Show at the KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence.

The show will feature a prize draw with those roundtrip flights for two to Amsterdam courtesy of Edmonton International Airport.

Edmonton is involved because the flights are Kelowna to Edmonton with WestJet and then Edmonton to Amsterdam with codeshare partner KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

Ballots for the prize draw can only be purchased at the show for $5 each or five for $20.

</who>Amsterdam is famous for so many things from its tall houses fronting canals and cycling everywhere to tulips, wooden shoes, edam cheese and a red light district.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the YLW Scholarship Fund for students studying aviation.

The draw also has four other travel prizes -- roundtrip flights for two on Pacific Coastal to either Victoria or Nanaimo, anywhere Flair flies, anywhere Central Mountain Air flies and anywhere Air North flies.

</who> A roundtrip for two on Flair Air, above, is also one of the prizes, as is a roundtrip for two on Pacific Coastal, below.

The show is free to attend and there will be free parking at YLW with shuttles provided to the KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence.

Those who show up using an alternate form of transportation (carpooling, public transit or bike) can enter the draw to win a free bike tune up from Cyclepath.

The 22 exhibitors at the show include airlines, YLW touting routes and services and its multi-million-dollar expansion, travel agents, health clinics and those selling travel apparel and accessories.

</who>Roundtrips for two on Air North, above, and Central Mountain Air are also up for grabs.

YLW has 60 non-stop flights per day with nine airlines to 19 destinations -- Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Prince George, Seattle, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Toronto, Kitchener, Montreal, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Cancun, Puerto Vallarta, Los Cabos and Mazatlan.

Kelowna airport also boasts that you can fly to 200 additional destinations around the world with just one connection of six hours or less at hub airports such as Vancouver, Seattle, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal.

That means you can end up, this spring and summer, in astounding cities anywhere from Los Angeles, New York, New Orleans, Honolulu, Mexico City, Lisbon, Barcelona, Rome, Paris, Casablanca and Dubai to Singapore, Bangkok, Tokyo, Seoul, Sydney, Auckland, Lima, San Paulo, Santiago, Cartagena and Addis Ababa.



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