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Is Elkwater the new Canmore | Budget Adventure Travel

As a first time transplant from eastern Canada to western Canada, I first arrived in the Town of Canmore, situated 1.5 hours west of the City of Calgary, and was totally enchanted by the beauty of the view and lifestyle in this region. It was for this reason I decided settle in the Province of […]

| October 22, 2017 | 9 Comments

Mountain Meadow Horseback Riding Adventure | Budget Adventure Travel

Mountain View is a hamlet within Cardston County in southern Alberta. It is located along Highway 5 about 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Cardston and 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of Waterton Lakes National Park near the United States border. The Nelson Family Story We had the opportunity to visit the Nelson Family Ranch out here to experience our first horseback riding adventure on the Rocky Mountains. Dan Nelson […]

| October 12, 2017 | 6 Comments

Coaldale Birds of Prey Foundation | Budget Adventure Travel

Colin’s Story The Birds of Prey Centre was founded in 1982 by Wendy Slaytor and Colin Weir as Alberta’s first volunteer wildlife rescue facility. What began as an act of personal endeavor and passion for saving the raptors, extended in to a lifetime of devotion of caring by a large group of volunteers to build, […]

| October 2, 2017 | 4 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. […]

| September 22, 2017 | 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 […]

| September 2, 2017 | 12 Comments

Travel Alberta

Is Elkwater the new Canmore | Budget Adventure Travel

As a first time transplant from eastern Canada to western Canada, I first arrived in the Town of Canmore, situated 1.5 hours west of the City of Calgary, and was totally enchanted by the beauty of the view and lifestyle in this region. It was for this reason I decided settle in the Province of […]

| October 22, 2017 | 9 Comments

Mountain Meadow Horseback Riding Adventure | Budget Adventure Travel

Mountain View is a hamlet within Cardston County in southern Alberta. It is located along Highway 5 about 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Cardston and 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of Waterton Lakes National Park near the United States border. The Nelson Family Story We had the opportunity to visit the Nelson Family Ranch out here to experience our first horseback riding adventure on the Rocky Mountains. Dan Nelson […]

| October 12, 2017 | 6 Comments

Coaldale Birds of Prey Foundation | Budget Adventure Travel

Colin’s Story The Birds of Prey Centre was founded in 1982 by Wendy Slaytor and Colin Weir as Alberta’s first volunteer wildlife rescue facility. What began as an act of personal endeavor and passion for saving the raptors, extended in to a lifetime of devotion of caring by a large group of volunteers to build, […]

| October 2, 2017 | 4 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 | 1 Comment
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

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, […]

| August 23, 2017 | 6 Comments

Aurora Borealis Northern Lights Video | Budget Adventure Travel

| August 13, 2017 | 1 Comment

Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis Tour in Whitehorse |Budget Adventure Travel

Aurora Borealis gira en Whitehorse オーロラ – ホワイトホースのオーロラツアー Aurora Borealis Tour em Whitehorse On March 13th 2013 we arrived at Whitehorse, Yukon for a once in a lifetime must-see journey to the wild north of Canada to view the spectacular atmospheric phenomenon known as the Northern Lights. El 13 de marzo año 2013 llegó a […]

| August 3, 2017 | 9 Comments

Calgary Lifestyle

Being Fancy at SCHMANCY | Social Commentary

On February 9, 2013 the Glenbow Museum of Calgary held its second annual fundraiser event. I am not of the type to attend major fundraiser galas of hospitals or other societies for the simple fact that bloggers don’t exactly have a lot of funds. But I am always up for raising a glass of wine for […]

| July 4, 2017 | 3 Comments
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