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Canada Travels

Biking the Nose Creek Pathway of Calgary | Budget Adventure Travel

I mostly post on travel adventures in foreign countries (I am from Canada). But today I reverse the process and present the beauty of my hometown, Calgary, to the rest of the world. Scenic beauty is everywhere. It is sometimes this very privilege that most local inhabitants of a place tend to ignore. I remember […]

| March 23, 2017 | 5 Comments
Frozen in time in Southern Alberta | Budget Adventure Travel

Frozen in time in Southern Alberta | Budget Adventure Travel

this blog post is specially inspired by and dedicated to moby, who i met once in new york. this piece is written in the style and images that moby has published on his blog on architecture in LA. at first glance, southern alberta and the artist moby and hollywood don’t connect. but dig deeper and […]

| January 22, 2017 | 3 Comments
Romantic Adventures on a Budget in Vancouver | Travels in BC

Romantic Adventures on a Budget in Vancouver | Travels in BC

If there is one place in Canada that I had to recommend as a “must see before the zombie (or alien) invasion”, it would have to be British Columbia! Ok folks! I know that an answer to the hypothetical question will raise some nerves. I have traveled across Canada (about 50% of it so far. […]

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Saskatchewan Travels

The Bushwakker Brewery of Regina | Budget Adventure Travel

I never title any of my blogs after any brand or company so as not to confuse my readers in to thinking that I am specifically endorsing it. But this is one exception. Regina does not get its fair share of credit in the media or in social avenues as a tourist hub in Canada. […]

| May 28, 2016 | 8 Comments

Lost and Found in Moose Jaw | Budget Adventure Travel

“Nooooo!” I heard her scream as the SUV in front swerved, lost control, and fishtailed right in front of us on the highway. It was a definite head-on. With a total white-out on Highway 1 it was inevitable despite the fog lights that I had turned on. I knew better not to slam the brakes […]

| May 22, 2016 | 12 Comments

Travel Alberta

Waterton Lakes National Park (in German)

Waterton Lakes National Park (in German)

Hello, we are Daniel and Stella, two students from Germany. In the following few weeks we will travel across western Canada and share our experiences with you on this blog. Therefore we will upload short German posts about our adventure in different cities of the Yukon, Alberta and British Columbia. Nachdem wir am Montagmorgen aus […]

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Biking the Nose Creek Pathway of Calgary | Budget Adventure Travel

I mostly post on travel adventures in foreign countries (I am from Canada). But today I reverse the process and present the beauty of my hometown, Calgary, to the rest of the world. Scenic beauty is everywhere. It is sometimes this very privilege that most local inhabitants of a place tend to ignore. I remember […]

| March 23, 2017 | 5 Comments
Devonian Gardens – A Floating Paradise | Arts & Design

Devonian Gardens – A Floating Paradise | Arts & Design

“An Architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him out to our hills, and let him study there what Nature understands by a butress, and what by a dome.” — john ruskin June 27 2012 was the official launch of one of the most impressive inner city urban landscapes ever conceived […]

| February 3, 2017 | 17 Comments

Travels in British Columbia

Travel Adventures in Kelowna (in German)

Travel Adventures in Kelowna (in German)

Hello, we are Daniel and Stella, two students from Germany. In the following few weeks we will travel across western Canada and share our experiences with you on this blog. Therefore we will upload short German posts about our adventure in different cities of the Yukon, Alberta and British Columbia. ATV Tour provided courtesy of Okanagan […]

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Pepper, the traveling bunny

Pepper, the traveling bunny

Hi My name is Pepper. I am a 3 year female Lionshead bunny that like to travel with my adopted family. I was adopted at the age of 1 from the Calgary Humane Society where I spent a good few months healing and in care by the good folks there. Here are some of my […]

| October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Vancouver Aquarium a Delight for Adults and Kids

Vancouver Aquarium a Delight for Adults and Kids

CONTEST IS CLOSED. WINNER IS BAND MEMBER OF NEW ORLEANS INDIE BAND SO LONG STORYLAND.  There is never any harm done or shame in feeling like a kid again no matter how old one gets. Do you recall that thrill you got last time you did something spontaneous with another adult or a child that […]

| October 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yukon Adventure

Northern Lights Tour in Whitehorse, Yukon (in German)

Northern Lights Tour in Whitehorse, Yukon (in German)

Hello, we are Daniel and Stella, two students from Germany. In the following few weeks we will travel across western Canada and share our experiences with you on this blog. Therefore we will upload short German posts about our adventure in different cities of the Yukon, Alberta and British Columbia. Tour made possible courtesy of […]

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Affordable Vacation in Whitehorse | Budget Adventure Travel

When most Canadians think of Yukon, the first thing that conjures up in their mind is the great Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) effect and very cold days (brrrrr!) Well indeed I can confirm that Whitehorse, which is the capital of Yukon, has both indeed; But you are most likely to have misconceptions on both. Firstly, […]

| May 19, 2016 | 6 Comments

Aurora Borealis Northern Lights Video | Budget Adventure Travel

| May 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

Calgary Lifestyle

A Tale of Two Newspapers | Social Commentary

A Tale of Two Newspapers | Social Commentary

“The results might amaze you” Our story begins in the fair City of Calgary, where exists two grand newspaper families (well of course there are more, but these two are the two grand families in town). Family 1: The Heralds Family 2: The Suns As you can see the Heralds have been proud of their […]

| February 27, 2017 | 7 Comments

Larkycanuck Productions launches ‘White Hat Project’

On Monday August 6, 2012 (Canada Heritage Day) Larkycanuck Productions officially launched the White Hat Project in the City of Calgary, Alberta. The iconic white hat symbolizes the spirit of the new west (viz. the City of Calgary) and its entrepreneurial cred and warm hospitality. For over 60 years, Calgarians have welcomed visitors officially by […]

| February 24, 2017 | 2 Comments

Downtown Revitalization Project : Lessons for Canada

I step out on to the streets on a balmy summer morning with the daily newspaper tucked under my arms headed to the neighborhood coffee shop. The smell of fresh roasted organic java of some variety is evident in the air inside. The coffee shop is typical of most independent neighborhood cafes with relaxing couches, tables, […]

| October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments