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Travel Blogs from Canmore
Finally I met up with Claire - it has just been a year since I have seen her. She looks fit, fantastic and very happy. She took me to the locals pub where we had dinner and watched Canada in an icehockey finals game. Then we went for dessert - an icecream type server which had more combinations than you could dream of. It was soft serve and you could select an individual flavour or combine the ...
... to go back and see her. The cold weather, snow and **** is starting to get to me. I can't wait to get back to Australia to spend some time in the sun. Rosie seems like a miserable ***** after our talk the other day, which is good that I can say that. I think I'm getting off her.... However, that does't mean that you still don't try getting a root every time she jumps into bed. Hmmm I guess I'm just trying to prove a point! ...
... mountains and every view down its streets culminates in a mountain. I was cold but the sun was out and it felt beautiful. Had a good coffee at Beamers. There was a great little Farmers Market, the last one for the season, happening; we bought a cinnamon bun and some fresh raspberries. We did a short self guided history walk and then walked along the boardwalk which provides an easy ...
... things Tony told us was how the Castle came to be build. A man by the name of Sir William Cornelius Van Horne was in charge of the development of the Canadian Pacific Rail. He was a visionary, and on discovering how beautiful the scenery was along the railway he decided he would build some accommodation at intervals along the rail line. His view was that as he couldn't export the scenery he would have to import the tourists. This was back in the 1880's ...
... water, solar electricity oh and of course can't forget the long drop toilets! No wi-fi either of course, but has all we need. After dinner we made a camp fire outside and roasted marshmallows and gazed at the stars while listen to stories about Canada by some of the managers and guides staying the night. Was truly lovely to be back to nature and just sit and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center