Econo Lodge Canmore
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
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... we sat down to plan the next couple of weeks and found that next weekend is a long weekend and most places are booked out. Jasper, where we planned to stay for a couple of nights, is 94% booked and what's left is way to expensive. So we'll see if we can stay here longer and do a day trip to Jasper.
Wednesday 13/5 - Luckily we were able to extend our stay in canmore due to ...
Banff is an artist village that caters for tourists all year round. If you only have one week to explore western Canada then travel from Vancouver or Calgary and spend your time at Banff and Lake Louise. Banff itself is a tantalising mix of shops, restaurants, art galleries and saloons (bars). Shopping is fun with everything from Canadian cowboy boots to tourist T-shirts. The scenery is spectacular in both winter and summer and the area abounds in wildlife - we saw deer, elk and ...
... gave him a safe passing distance and in general didn't even give him a second glance. Arriving at Lake Louise we were immediately underwhelmed. You arrive at a big concrete parking lot, the trees hide your view of the lake and the Chateau they have built here for the wealthy tourists looks more like it belongs on the Las Vegas strip (this might be because every other wooden version of a hotel that had been built on the sight since 1870 managed to get burned down). ...
... and a property developer who had fallen on hard times and bought the lodge because he needed income. He wants to go back to writing for Hollywood. He told us that he had passed over John Travolta for a role in one of his movies as a hard mafia man because he didn't think he could pull it off. This was just after Saturday Night Fever but before Pulp Fiction! Kristy Ally, his friend, had introduced him to John. The tariff started off a $129, but if ...
Rocky Mountaineer Day 2
Well had to be up at 5:30 am Now its not good for retirees!!
The train departed at 7 for Banff, 13 hrs later we arrived at 8:30 PM mountain time which is forward an hour crossing boprder into Alberta.
Along the way it was flat for a while with mountains around us. Number of rivers, first a bit blue colour then very clear water changing to a milky clour caused ...