Four Points by Sheraton Calgary West
Travel Blogs from Calgary
I drove from home to our Canmore condo yesterday, today I am organizing all of my gear and buying last minute necessities. I am also taking in some yoga, trying to get all of the kinks out from the long drive.
I start my 3 month mountaineering course with Yamnuska on Thursday morning. Yamnuska has been offering these courses for about 30 …
We were all able to catch up on some sleep with a later wake up call. After breakfast at the hotel we headed directly across the street to Canada Olympic Park where the 1988 winter Olympics were held. The students split into teams and had to complete an Amazing Race style scavenger hunt, where they had to read clues, find where they were supposed …
We made it to Calgary safe and sound- ending our flight by cruising over the Rocky Mountains! Our delegation manager was here a few minutes after we went through customs to greet us and let us know about the day's events. We arrived around 11:05am, but had to wait till about 1:30 for the other part of our delegation from Pennsylvania to arrive. …
... place without someone with which to share the pain.....and of course then wonderful bits, of which there have been many. Highlights have included a ferry crossing of the Saskatchewan river, with a cooling swim afterwards. The majestic and (never ending) climbs towards Drumheller, picnic stops in cornfields and the welcome melting away of the prairies in Alberta into rolling, twisting countryside and the foothills of the Rockies.
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... again were we saw the Cougars mating and the Black bears being fed. We then went back to dad's apartment to meet Camie. We then set off for our dinner at a local Mexican restaurant were Dad and Kyle had a Tequila.
We had a nice walk in Princes Park by the lake and over to the Eau Claire Center and Cinema.We went to the cinema to see the new movie called Wolverine which was vey entertaining.
We then went back to the apartment and went straight to ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility