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How Travelers Expectations Are Inspiring Kelowna Hotels To Be More Green

How Travelers Expectations Are Inspiring Kelowna Hotels To Be More Green

Once upon a time, the ideas of traveling green were limited to a select few ambitious and passionate travelers. These granola-esque travelers had to search far and wide to find mention of a Kelowna hotel or any other travel business that were brave enough to admit to being eco-friendly. It was pampering…


Hotels in Kelowna follow Top Travel Trends

Hotels in Kelowna follow Top Travel Trends

Except for the occassional orange shag carpet and lack of wireless internet, hotels in Kelowna are doing a pretty good job staying current. The world of travel sees new and emerging trends every year as travelers continuously express their desires for whatever gets them excited. From improved hotel…


Eco Tourism: Greenest Hotel in Kelowna

For Immediate Release Kelowna, BC, October 18, 2011 The BEST WESTERN PLUS Kelowna Hotel & Suites has been selected by Interior Health BC as their preferred hotel in Kelowna for business travel on account of their green initiatives. Interior Health B.C.’s Green Team has awarded the BEST WESTERN…


Kelowna Hotels Are Jumping on the Social Media Bandwagon – And Guests LIKE it!

Kelowna Hotels Are Jumping on the Social Media Bandwagon – And Guests LIKE it!

Some people routinely check their house mailbox daily in hopes of receiving a reply to their thoughtful hand-written letter, or perhaps a travel brochure enticing them to visit somewhere tropical...AND they still enjoy talking to a human voice on the phone. Don't laugh - those people are really out there! …


More Fun With A Wee One: Fall Family Activities in the Okanagan

More Fun With A Wee One: Fall Family Activities in the Okanagan

 This past summer went surprisingly well for my family and I in completing our goal of maximum family fun.  We spent 100% of our free time outdoors, constantly on the go, getting dirty or wet, and having a blast!  Our wee one ventured into Okanagan Lake to look for Ogopogo, ran across the KVR trestles,…