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Five new things to see in Banff!

November 9, 2016

For more than one hundred years, the mountain town of Banff, Alberta has been dazzling tourists from around the world. Every year, thousands of tourists visit and only get a taste of what Calgarians get to enjoy regularly in their …
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Alberta Travel tips: road trips on a budget

September 2, 2016

It’s the long weekend, which means for some, it’s a great time to pack the car and head out on an adventure. But with all of us tightening our belts lately, road trips can end up being quite expensive. I …
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Why kids loved Dinos Alive at the Calgary Zoo — and so do I!

August 29, 2016

Your summer is precious. It seems the really nice days can be few and far between, and when you live in a city like Calgary and there’s a million things to do, there just doesn’t seem to be enough time. …
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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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#TheRoadIsCalling: How to explore Southern Alberta on an epic road trip!

August 24, 2016

This post was sponsored by the Alberta Motor Association, as part of AMA’s “The Road is Calling” summer campaign. Your AMA Membership can save you – whether you need roadside assistance, to book a vacation or at one of our Rewards partners. …
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Five picture-perfect destinations to explore in Southern Alberta!

August 8, 2016

Presented in partnership with Chinook Country Tourist Association If you’re looking to go on a road trip that features some fantastic small towns, along with stunning scenery and big city amenities, then make sure you leave time this summer to explore …
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Five epic adventures in Kelowna this summer!

July 15, 2016

Living in Alberta, I think we get stuck on the idea that if we want to enjoy the beach, the heat, and the sun that other parts of Canada enjoy, we have to get on a plane and head to …
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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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Stop driving by Storm Mountain Lodge, it’s the Rockies best kept secret.

May 23, 2016

Presented by Travel Alberta Living in Calgary, one of the things that many Calgarians love to do is head off to the mountains. Sometimes it’s to go skiing, or hiking, or any number of adventurous things there are to do …
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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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