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Article Archive: June 2012

Last Minute Travel Tips

Last Minute Travel Tips

Many of us dream of having the luxury of packing a bag and whisking off to an exotic location for a last-minute vacation. Last minute traveling can actually be an economical way to see the world, especially if you have flexibility on your location destination. There are many components to last-minute traveling, but here are a few tips for finding the best airfare available.

Traveling with Fido

Traveling with Fido

When you decide to go on a family vacation, options are to take your pet with you, board it, or have a friend pet-sit. Many hotels, like the Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites in Kelowna, have pet-friendly rooms so that your furry friend can come along. Pet travel doesn’t have to be a pain. Here are some helpful tips for traveling with your pet to make the experience a smoother one.

Green Your Mind and Your Summer Travel in Kelowna

Green Your Mind and Your Summer Travel in Kelowna

The only thing on your mind this time of year is probably vacation time, so having our super environmentally-friendly conscious Kelowna hotel try to add any extra info in there can potentially be a lost cause. Regardless, we’re still going to ask you try to make an extra effort to green your travels and green your mind a little more every day.

Travel Light - Travel Happy!

Travel Light - Travel Happy!

Today’s traveler must be savvy in the art of minimalistic packing. Here are some considerations for traveling light on your next flight.

Guest Post: Gardening with Biodegradable Pots

Guest Post: Gardening with Biodegradable Pots

We know many of our Kelowna hotel guests have tried to reduce their carbon footprint and environmental impact. However, being green shouldn't start and stop while travelling - why not bring some of those "green" thoughts back home?