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Travel Tips

August 17, 2012 | by Christina Van

Business Traveler Tips to Save Money

Business Traveler Tips to Save Money

Whether you manage a team across the country or have a small business with occasional travel, cutting costs on business travel can save you thousands. Here are a few ideas.


Traveling and Food Allergies: Survival Tips

Traveling and Food Allergies: Survival Tips

Whether your allergy is life-threatening or not, it goes without saying that you want to avoid a reaction. Here are some suggestions to help you have an allergy-free travel experience.


Make Travel and Fitness Work

Make Travel and Fitness Work

Take advantage of the fitness center. The Best Western Kelowna Hotel has a weight machine, treadmill, exercise bike and mats. In whatever time you have, try and workout as much of your body as possible: legs, arms, chest/back, and abs.


Airport Security: Breeze Through By Following These Tips

Airport Security: Breeze Through By Following These Tips

We’ve all been there... waiting in a long line only to meet mass congestion when you get to the conveyor belt while people try and take off shoes, extract laptops, empty pockets, find boarding passes—and oh, yes—remove belts and jewelry, all simultaneously. There are a few things you can do ahead of time to avoid being “that guy” or “that lady” at whom all the other passengers roll their eyes.


Safe Travels: Tips for Traveling Alone

Safe Travels: Tips for Traveling Alone

Whether traveling by yourself for business or for pleasure, you need to take extra precautions to keep safe. More than a quarter of North American adults will take a trip by themselves in the course of a year, and while most may go problem-free, you can never be too safe.