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Article Archive: December 1969

Travel Smart - Use Sun Protection

Travel Smart - Use Sun Protection

Kelowna offers travelers some of the best outdoor activity options in British Columbia. Time spent on our beautiful beaches or hiking our magnificent mountains is all made possible by the gorgeous Okanagan sunshine that is often in no short supply. However, vacation travel can cause you to become preoccupied with other trip details, making you forget about the most basic things—like simple sun protection. Here are some sun-smart tips, brought to you from the SickKids’ AboutKidsHealth Program.


Gold Medal Tips for Traveling to the London 2012 Olympics

Gold Medal Tips for Traveling to the London 2012 Olympics

London is by far the largest travel destination this month. Millions of people will descend on the city, traveling from all corners of the earth. Here are some travel tips for making your travel to the Olympics as enjoyable as possible.


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.