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Best nature hot spots and things to do in Alberta + giveaway

By |2018-12-11T14:31:18+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , |

We all know about Alberta's mountains, pristine lakes and the prairies. But few of us know all the little gems that lie off the beaten path. Here's a look at Alberta's nature hot spots + I'm giving away a gorgeous coffee table book: 125 Nature Hot Spots in Alberta.

Yaaas! The Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival is so worth it

By |2018-10-12T11:52:23+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , , |

Last September I took my first ever hot air balloon ride. It was a bit scary at first, then it became totally magical. Here’s a look at my experience and what’s worth checking out at the Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival taking place this week in High River.

4 Fantastic things to do in Waterton

By |2018-12-11T14:27:15+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I fell hard for Waterton Lakes National Park over a decade ago. Little did I know it could get even better (and more affordable!). Here are the very best things to do in Waterton - especially if visiting during September and October.

I just found the best larch hike in Banff National park

By |2018-10-02T15:35:25+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Forget Larch Valley! I just found an uncrowded, easily accessible and easy-peasy hike just 20-minutes outside of Banff to view the larches. Here's all the deets on where this secret spot is and why you need to get there before the end of September.

25 Awesome spring adventures in Banff and the Rockies

By |2018-07-20T13:37:05+00:00March 24th, 2018|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Spring can be a tricky time of year in the Rockies. Here's a look at 25 shoulder season activities that make the most of spring in Banff, Canmore and Jasper.

Leave the holiday crowds and get yourself to High River

By |2018-02-12T11:33:16+00:00November 27th, 2017|Categories: Style|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It can be the most wonderful time of the year - if you escape the crowds. Towns like High River make spirits bright. Check out these can't miss experiences.

A vacation 85-million years in the making: Dinosaur Provincial Park

By |2018-09-20T13:52:39+00:00August 8th, 2017|Categories: Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |

Did you know Dinosaur Provincial Park is one of the world's most significant fossil beds? It's also a haven for dino loving families. Here's what you need to know before digging into its prehistoric past.