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August 17, 2012 | by Christina Van

Pets & Hotels Play Well Together - Furry guests get respect at our Kelowna Hotel!

Pets & Hotels Play Well Together - Furry guests get respect at our Kelowna Hotel!

Thinking about traveling with pets?   For anyone who has a beloved pet, you know how hard it is to leave them behind when you travel.  They get those big "sad eyes", look up at you, and silently plead for you to take them with you.  Or sit in your suitcase, preventing you from packing and at the same…


Fun with a Wee One: Summer Travel Ideas in Kelowna & Around BC

Fun with a Wee One: Summer Travel Ideas in Kelowna & Around BC

Being a mother of an almost 2 year old, it's a given that my holidays and weekends are mostly going to be associated with being family-friendly.  Before the wee one came, my husband and I mainly spent our free time downhill mountain biking, going on long road trips with random spontaneous stops, trying…


Protect Your Kelowna Hotel Vacation from Tragedy

Protect Your Kelowna Hotel Vacation from Tragedy

Dinner reservations, a night at the movies, a shopping adventure... most plans can be canceled without a big financial loss if you had a sudden emergency. However, what happens when illness, injury or tragedy strikes the day before you are to depart on that Kelowna vacation you’ve been dreaming about…


Kelowna - A Great Place to Honeymoon

Kelowna - A Great Place to Honeymoon

Kelowna: A Great Place to Honeymoon! Wedding season is drawing near. Whether you plan to visit Kelowna as your honeymoon destination, or you live here and will be honeymooning in your hometown, there are many romantic and memorable options. We’ve compiled a few ideas for you.  These are all things you…


Things to Consider and Research When Choosing a Hotel

Things to Consider and Research When Choosing a Hotel

Booking a hotel can be a stressful and time consuming task. Scrawling across pages and pages of various internet sites and visiting travel agents can turn what initially was excitement at the prospect of going away into anxiousness at choosing the right hotel! To make this task slightly easier, here…