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August 17, 2012 | by Christina Van

Gold Medal Tips for Traveling to the London 2012 Olympics

Gold Medal Tips for Traveling to the London 2012 Olympics

London is by far the largest travel destination this month. Millions of people will descend on the city, traveling from all corners of the earth. Here are some travel tips for making your travel to the Olympics as enjoyable as possible.


Last Minute Travel Tips

Last Minute Travel Tips

Many of us dream of having the luxury of packing a bag and whisking off to an exotic location for a last-minute vacation. Last minute traveling can actually be an economical way to see the world, especially if you have flexibility on your location destination. There are many components to last-minute traveling, but here are a few tips for finding the best airfare available.


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.


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.


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…