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Travel Blogs from Calgary
... this week after a rather long absence, the plus 26C temperatures being forecast in Buenos Aires sound divine! We will spend a few days in BA and from there we will head north into Brazil and check out several places before arriving in Rio de Janiero for Carnival 2014! It will no doubt be epic....I am just hoping for epically good! Just 2 more days of work so the countdown is definitely on. Woot woot!
... cathedrals, which although fascinating, probably don't warrant much description. Had to be there. Yesterday, Saturday, I began the slow journey home and now here I sit happy to be back in Calgary in the snow. So here ends the final journey in the year long Trilogy of Travel. Africa, Asia, and South America with the added bonus of Virginia, North Carolina, Washington, DC and the numerous fantastic layovers with work. This blog serves as a great personal record of ...
... This is like being on the prairies again, especially after just leaving the mountains. Endless yellow fields and bails of hay and the occasional thrasher in the field.
As you approach Drumheller the whole landscape changes. No more ...
... put stuff on there and then don't actually respond to any messages... Managed to get in contact with a guy driving South into the US the next day and lined up a rideshare with him. He was heading back towards Portland, but agreed if chipped in a bit more for gas, he would go a bit out of his way and drop me where I wanted. Cutting a long story short, he agreed to come and collect me at 6am so got up and waited then the guy never showed up and put his phone into voicemail ...
We'll we arrived in Calgary after a terrible flight - 2 attempts to land at Calgary with 20 minutes circling around all because of strong winds. The meals were equally lousy but not unexpectedly so we weren't bothered. The Sandman South Hotel is excellent, comfortable rooms, very pleasant staff and first rate all round. We had to stay for four nights ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services