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Why Edmonton is the place to be this winter!

January 4, 2017

With its short days and cold nights, winter can be a time where many people want to just bundle up and Netflix the chilly months away. But if you’re looking to shake off the winter blues and get out and …
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What’s it like to be a Google Street View trekker for a day?

August 29, 2016

Heavy. Okay, maybe I’m getting ahead of myself. If you were along Calgary’s bike paths last week, you may have spotted me biking alone (on an adult tricycle no less) with a giant alien-looking thing on my back. Well, that …
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Four unique places to stay in Alberta this summer!

June 21, 2016

This summer, thousands of Albertans are expected to stay closer to home. I defnitely one of them, but that’s okay!  Luckily, here in Alberta, we live in a province where millions of people visit every year, because there is just …
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Why exploring Canmore’s historic caves is thrilling, scary and truly unforgettable!

October 28, 2015

Presented by Travel Alberta Whether it’s been in real life or in photos, we’ve all seen Alberta’s Rocky Mountains, but it’s not very often that you get to see the inside of them. But if you’re curious, the Canmore Cave …
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Make way for the yurts! Comfortable camping has come to Alberta!

August 3, 2015

Every weekend, thousands of Canadians take to the forests, beaches, mountains and fields of this country to go camping. In my experience, those who love camping, love camping. And the rest of us? Well, we love hotels. It’s not that …
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Why Does Jasper Even Celebrate Pride?

March 29, 2015

“Why Does Jasper Even Celebrate Pride?” That’s a question I heard a lot during the weeks leading up to my visit to the small rural mountain town, five hours north west of Calgary. In my lifetime, celebrating pride has gone …
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Alberta’s top Instagrammers: How to take the perfect Instagram photo!

October 10, 2014

Loading Just out for a stroll with the family. #myjasper #explorealberta View on Instagram This week, people around the world are celebrating Instagram’s 4th birthday!  Over the past couple of years, it’s become my go-to app for whenever I’m looking …
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From guns to dinosaurs: All’s Grand in Grande Prairie!

August 27, 2014

Presented by Travel Alberta Photo (below) via Jess Harcombe Fleming Photography In terms of booming cities, Grande Prairie is one of Alberta’s “boomiest.” Over the past couple of years, it’s become a hub for people working in living in north western …
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Spock Days: To Vulcan and beyond!

June 15, 2014

This post is presented by Travel Alberta I can probably count on one hand how many episodes of Star Trek I’ve seen. So, knowing what I know about human anatomy, I’ve seen five or less episodes of Star Trek. I …
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Travel: Discovering wildlife and movie stars like never before!

May 19, 2014

Presented by Travel Alberta Who doesn’t love a long weekend! For me, long weekends give me the chance to think about going to places that I haven’t gotten to explore before. They don’t have to be far away, but the …
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In my backyard: The Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary!

October 10, 2013

One of the best things about living in Alberta is the fact that some of the world’s most amazing animals can usually be found right in your back yard…or at least very close to it.  After living in Calgary for …
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