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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?


10 Tips to Jump Start Your Dream Vacation

10 Tips to Jump Start Your Dream Vacation

Running your fingers along the bricks of the Great Wall of China; The snuffly breath of an elephant on your arm in India; A mist of water spray on your cheek as you lean over a sailboat on the Aegean Sea... We all have that dream vacation experience that plays in our minds from time to time. Why not…