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Article Archive: December 1969

Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

Hotels in Kelowna Will Get Your Heart Pumping with Flyboarding Excursions

If you’ve ever seen a YouTube video of someone flyboarding, you’ll agree it’s kind of like watching Ironman fly, with a little James Bond gadgetry thrown in for good measure. It might look like a physically challenging exercise but guests staying at hotels in Kelowna are quickly realizing it’s not as hard as it looks.


Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

Outings from Hotels in Kelowna: Experience Okanagan Lake without a Powerboat

It’s that time of year when locals and visitors staying at hotels in Kelowna start looking towards Okanagan Lake and raising the courage to dip their toes in the slightly chilly waters. A few hardy souls can be seen as early as April, clad in thick wetsuits as they’re towed behind impressive wakeboard boats. For them, the goose bumps are worth it because they love having the lake to themselves.


3 Ways to Mix Business with Pleasure at Kelowna Hotels

3 Ways to Mix Business with Pleasure at Kelowna Hotels

People who visit Kelowna hotels on vacation might not understand this, but traveling for business can be a bit of a grind. Both will have access to the same amenities at a hotel, but the difference for the business traveler is it could be their fifth hotel stay of a month-long trip, at which point the process can start to feel a little repetitive. For business travelers that are struggling to keep a positive outlook while on the road, here are a few helpful suggestions that’ll break up the monotony of a trip.


How to Time Your Kelowna Hotel Visit Around Orchard Season

How to Time Your Kelowna Hotel Visit Around Orchard Season

In so many ways, the Okanagan Valley is the land of plenty. With its fertile soils and spectacular seasonal climate, local orchardists have been growing tree fruits for generations. In recent years, these ventures have morphed into a thriving agri-tourism industry as more and more visitors to Kelowna hotels are flocking to the area to see firsthand how their food is produced. Depending on when you’re visiting the Okanagan, there are two prime times to experience an orchard—blossom and harvest.


Kelowna Realtors Understand Why Okanagan Vacations Turn into Lifelong Affairs

Kelowna Realtors Understand Why Okanagan Vacations Turn into Lifelong Affairs

Kelowna realtors have seen it happen all too often. A family or a couple come to the beautiful Okanagan Valley for a summer holiday, and end up staying a whole lot longer—as in permanently. Whether it’s the allure of the endless acres of nearby vineyards and orchards and the tantalizing bounties they offer, or the endless seasonal activities the region has to offer, people are constantly enchanted by the City of Kelowna. If your trip just wasn’t long enough, and you’re considering relocation to the area, our Kelowna realtors at Quincy Vrecko and Associates have compiled some information regarding some of the specific Kelowna neighbourhoods you’ll find useful.