Lifestyle West Blog

Lifestyle West Blog

Fall into Fun with our Kelowna hotel

Fall into Fun with our Kelowna hotel

As another fabulous Okanagan summer season comes to a close, the staff at our hotel in Kelowna are still keeping busy welcoming guests and helping them make the most out of their fall visit to our beautiful city.


Labor Day: The End of Summer

Labor Day: The End of Summer

In light of the last summer hurrah, we thought it would be fun to have a look at the history of Labor Day and share what we’ve learned.


7 Tips For Traveling With Your Aging Parents

7 Tips For Traveling With Your Aging Parents

As the Baby Boomer Generation enters retirement age, many adult children have found themselves caring for their aging parents. It is true that people are staying more active for longer, but for many who have become disabled or have found aging to bring mobility issues, traveling is a luxury that goes to the wayside.


Use the Hotel Pool to Keep Fit While Traveling

Use the Hotel Pool to Keep Fit While Traveling

If you’ve never tried working out in the water, you’re missing out on some tremendous health benefits and a new and fun way to burn fat. Water has much to offer as a fitness tool. Because your body has to work against water -- it provides resistance for your muscles, which strengthens them while boosting the cardio effects.


Check It or Carry It? Plane Travel Facts You May Not Know

Check It or Carry It? Plane Travel Facts You May Not Know

Changes in security and other airline restrictions can make it tough to know just what you should pack in your checked luggage and what you can carry-on. Here are some facts taken from the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) that can help lessen the stress the next time you are packing for a flight.