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Four short road trips for Calgarians (that aren’t the mountains)

May 20, 2016

The snow has melted, the sun is shining and you’ve got a car full of gas. So where are you going to go?  Well, if you’re starting in Calgary, you can pretty much go in any direction find cool things …
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Creative ways to use Car2Go…even if you already have a car!

May 5, 2016

Presented by Car2Go Since it launched in 2012, car2go has become an integral part of getting in and around Calgary. With its 650 vehicles, 92,000+ registered members, and a 73 sq. kilometer home area, the possibilities of adventure with car2go …
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6 Ways to Prevent Debit and Credit Card Fraud

March 7, 2016

This post is presented by Interac March is Fraud Prevention Month in Canada. When we think of fraud, the most common thing that may come to mind is that wonderful prince in Nigeria who has sent you an email telling …
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Things I wish I knew before I tried my first escape room!

February 28, 2016

This weekend, some friends and I decided to try one of those escape rooms. They’ve been springing up around Calgary and every weekend, my social media feeds are filled with people who are talking about how fun they.  I was …
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Win a Trip for two to Cabo with Los Cabos Tourism and Sunwing!

February 16, 2016

Fighting a case of the winter blues? A few weeks ago, I teamed up with Tourism Los Cabos and SunWing, to explore the amazing area known as the Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. My job was simple: I, along with some …
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How to spend 24 hours in the West Edmonton Mall and never run out of things to do!

February 5, 2016

Presented by Travel Alberta After 35 years, the West Edmonton Mall is undoubtedly synonymous with the Alberta’s capital city. For first time visitors to Edmonton, the mall is almost always a must-do, and even for people like me, who visit …
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Sweating through your fear: Why you must experience the temazcal ritual in Los Cabos!

January 31, 2016

Four years ago I decided to stop being scared of doing adventures stuff.  Well, it wasn’t like I was terrified or anything, just that I never thought about doing them.  I had my TIVO and I was happy.  But when …
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Pack your bags! Jasper in January is full of adventures that won’t break the bank!

January 20, 2016

January can be pretty blah.  The weather is colder, our wallets just took a major hit thanks to the holidays and did I mention that it’s cold. But we’re Canadian and that means we’re hearty. And that also means that …
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Trendy Victoria hotel offering special “nooner” rate for Valentine’s Day!

January 6, 2016

The Christmas holidays may have just wrapped up, but it’s never too early to start thinking about Valentine’s Day and one hotel in Victoria has come up with an economical way of…um…”celebrating” the special day with your loved one. From …
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The $20 chairlift: Banff’s best kept secret.

January 4, 2016

Having lived in Calgary for more than ten years, you’d think I know all there is to know about the Banff-area. But that’s of course not true, which is sort of why I love it. Even after all this time Banff …
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Mike’s Bloggity Blog celebrates more than a million unique visitors in 2015!

January 4, 2016

Wow!  That’s basically all I can say. But since no one wants to read a one word blog post, I guess I should say more.   With 2015 safely behind us, Mike’s Bloggity Blog is celebrating something I didn’t ever …
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The magical world of a Viking River Cruise at Christmas!

December 18, 2015

When it comes to Christmas, travel is pretty much unavoidable.  Whether it’s trekking cross-country in busy airports or driving on wintery roads, heck even Santa needs a magical red sled. And for some, there’s cruise ships, which, while they are …
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KLM’s new flight safety video is miles above!

November 30, 2015

The last couple of weeks have been a bit insane. Between The Social Summit, getting Calgary By Bike ready for the holidays and being the Calgary rep for Shop the ‘Hood, every minute of the past few weeks has been …
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Canmore’s fantastic cooking classes offer a tasty alternative in the small mountain town!

November 5, 2015

Presented by Travel Alberta When you think of heading to the mountains, there’s certainly no shortage of things to do. You could ski, climb, walk, hike, snowshoe, etc. But sometimes you just want to head to a beautiful mountain town …
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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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