Free things to do in Calgary

Calgary can be a expensive city, but for the frugally-inclined, there are more free things to do than you might think. Here’s a list to get you started. Find peace on a bridge Although only completed a few years ago, the Peace Bridge designed by renowned architect Santiago Calatrava has quickly become a sleek new […]

Treks in the city: Where to walk in Calgary

When in need of a nature fix, we Calgarians have a bountiful selection parks and trails to satisfy our need for green. Here are my favourite areas for escaping the city without ever leaving it. Weaselhead Flats I just enjoyed a gorgeous walk here with a friend. It was an unusually warm autumn Saturday. The […]

Rome Less Travelled: Great Neighbourhoods

I’m so happy we had time to explore some less visited Rome neighbourhoods in addition to seeing the big attractions. It was nice to escape the lineups and crowds and see different sides of the city. Depending on your time and interests, you may want to include one or more of these in your plans […]