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November 22, 2012 | by Christina Van

Okanagan Wine Tours: Exploring the Westside Wine Trail

Okanagan Wine Tours: Exploring the Westside Wine Trail

With more than 30 wineries in the Kelowna area, there are so many opportunities for visitors to go on Okanagan wine tours. However, with that much selection, it can be difficult to decide which ones you want to visit. Fortunately, many wineries situated in the same geographical location are banding together to promote wine routes.


Adventures from Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels: Nordic Skiing

Adventures from Kelowna Pet Friendly Hotels: Nordic Skiing

When it comes to outdoor winter activities in the Okanagan, downhill skiing is a major draw for visitors in the region. And why wouldn’t it be? We’re spoiled for choice in the valley. However, downhill’s lesser-known cousin, Nordic skiing, is popular for guests staying at Kelowna pet friendly hotels.


5 Reasons Why Okanagan Wine Tours Are Better Than Going Solo

5 Reasons Why Okanagan Wine Tours Are Better Than Going Solo

It’s true what they say: you don’t have to be a connoisseur to enjoy a glass of wine. You don’t even have to know that much about wine to go on self-guided Okanagan wine tours. All you really need is a map and way to get there. However, if you’re looking to gain a little insight into the vineyards you’re visiting, then booking a guided tour is a great way to experience the region.


4 Reasons to Stay at Kelowna Hotels After Labour Day

4 Reasons to Stay at Kelowna Hotels After Labour Day

There’s no denying that the Okanagan Valley shines brightest in summer. Few locations in Canada boast the terrific weather and abundance of sightseeing and outdoor activities this region offers. However, once Labour Day comes and goes, the number of visitors to the area decreases a little, making it an ideal time to book a stay at one of the Kelowna hotels in the city.


Okanagan Wine Tours: Why 2015 Will Be a Vintage Year

Okanagan Wine Tours: Why 2015 Will Be a Vintage Year

The Okanagan Valley has already proven itself to be a sensational destination for wine-lovers. Over the past few decades, the region has built a reputation that has convinced many visitors to partake in Okanagan wine tours. And they keep coming back for more.