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Recharging in the Rockies: Why a “Classic Canadian Winter Experience” Should Be On Every Person’s Bucket List

[vc_row]"Life is a limited time offer. If you have one, use it. Share it. Don’t waste it. There’s no warranty. No return policy. Here’s a gift for you. The living. A place to pursue the moments that give meaning. The moments of indelible awe. For life in every form, here was created Banff and Lake [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:37:10+00:00January 30th, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

The Beauty of Banff from Behind the Lens

Have you ever come across a photo that jumps off the page? You know, the one that takes your breath away, and leaves you wondering what it must have felt like to be the photographer, capturing the scene not just with your camera, but your own two eyes as well? Now, imagine having a private [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:37:22+00:00January 30th, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

25 Years of “Frozen” Magic on Lake Louise

Imagine a world where Elsa and Santa’s elves worked together to create the perfect real-life snow globe. One filled with the enchanting combination of Disney magic and the fascination of the North Pole. A snow globe that transported families to a winter wonderland, and brought amazement to even the littlest princes and princesses. Well, imagine [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:37:33+00:00January 26th, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

My Life-Changing Moment at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

I stepped out onto the ice, trying hard to hide my lack of skating skills from those around me. Canadians practically come out of the womb on skates, however gliding with grace on the ice has never been my strong suit. But with a son who loves to play hockey and a daughter who’s determined [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:37:45+00:00January 25th, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

5 Breathtaking Snow Sculptures from the Banff SnowDays Festival

“Mom!!!” My name was on repeat, the kids beckoning me every 15 seconds or so as they raced around the snow and ice carvings. With each new discovery, my name was called, and I came running around to see what magical masterpiece they had found. From a truckload of lifelike animals (complete with its own [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:37:53+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

Snowboarding + Sunshine = Magic on the Mountains

There is something magical in that moment when you hop off a new chairlift for the very first time, turn to face the world, and realize that you’ve arrived in ski and snowboard heaven. You know, that 360-degree view filled with nothing but beautiful mountains, fresh powder, and runs screaming “let’s play”. Well today, at [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:38:02+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

MOMENTS, MEMORIES, & A GIANT MOOSE: Inside Banff’s Newest Luxury Lodge

It was only a matter of time before someone started belting out the campfire classic, “The Moose Song”... There we were, walking down the streets of Banff, arms loaded with groceries, when it finally hit: “There was a moose!”  Now, if I had to guess, I’d say 50% of my decision to start singing in [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:38:13+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Canada, Canadian Rockies, Family Adventures, Western Canada|0 Comments

Recipe for the Perfect Alberta Fishing Trip

[vc_row]Travel Alberta curated the perfect Alberta experience, catch and release fly fishing! High-quality guides, an amazing destination, and a few traditional Canadian surprises made the experience extra special! We were attending Go Media, an international travel conference hosted by Destination Canada. Day one was all about getting to know the region we were in and [...]

Ultimate BC Family Road Trip Summary

[vc_row]This summer we took off with a goal to explore our beautiful home province of British Columbia (and a bit of Alberta too.) From crashing waves on Vancouver’s west coast, to sky high mountains through the Rockies, to pristine warm lakes in the Okanagan, we put together the Ultimate BC Family Road trip and now [...]

Explore Banff National Park by Bus

[vc_row]The town of Banff is a popular vacation destination for visitors from all over the world. On average there are around 3.5 million tourists per year that come to indulge in all the incredible activities that Banff has to offer. Most people who come to Banff do so by private vehicle, whether that be in [...]