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Eco-friendly Vacation Guide – Okanagan Valley

Eco-friendly Vacation Guide – Okanagan Valley

Ecotourism has become the fastest growing segment of the travel industry, with the majority of travellers seeking eco-friendly experiences. BC is leading with way with nearly 100 tourism businesses certified by Green Tourism Canada. The Okanagan is rapidly becoming an ecotourism hotspot, with the creation of an electric highway, sustainability support from the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association and businesses that are committed to improving their environmental performance.


Kelowna Hotels with Pools: What You Need to Know

Kelowna Hotels with Pools: What You Need to Know

Staying at Kelowna hotels with pools can be a godsend for some visitors. Whether you’re weary after a day of travel or you want an energizing activity to start your day off right, there’s nothing like a refreshing dip in a pool.


5 Features the Best Hotels in Kelowna Should Have

5 Features the Best Hotels in Kelowna Should Have

When it comes to choosing the best hotels in Kelowna, there are a lot of ways you can look at it. After all, no two guests are bound to have the same opinion on what makes a great hotel. For instance, a business traveller might think staying at Kelowna hotels near airport terminals should be the top priority. On the other hand, someone visiting the area in search of Okanagan wine tours might be inclined to look for Kelowna hotels that offer package deals.


4 Great Kelowna Wine Events at the Spring Okanagan Wine Festival

4 Great Kelowna Wine Events at the Spring Okanagan Wine Festival

Kelowna wine will take centre stage as the annual Spring Okanagan Wine Festival gets underway from April 28 to May 8 in the Central Okanagan. If you’ll be staying at one of the Kelowna hotels in the area, this is a terrific opportunity to get out and experience some of the tantalizing varietals this region has to offer.


Gardens Near Kelowna Hotels Downtown About to Bloom

Gardens Near Kelowna Hotels Downtown About to Bloom

The Okanagan Valley is renowned for its fertile growing environment. All you have to do is look around at the endless acres of vineyards and orchards sprawled across the countryside. For visitors staying at Kelowna hotels downtown, a great way to experience the local plant life is to visit some of public gardens in the area.