Wingate by Wyndham Calgary
Travel Blogs from Calgary
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Rich - Launceston, Tasmania
Emma - Adelaide, Australia
Dylan - Vancouver
Rich - Polonnaruwa (Sri Lanka)
Emma - Vancouver
Best children's activity:
Emma and Rich - Science World Vancouver
Dylan - the playgrounds (we have been to hundreds!)
Dylan - Waikiki, Hawaii - chicken quesadilla
Rich - Vancouver - steak and seafood
... a bit masochistic or selfish Annette and I are challenged and excited when caught up in man made or natural occurrences - the Himalayan and Pakistan disaster of three years past or the political problems entering Tibet from China 4 years ago etc. So, in my view the response to the flood was an overriding positive. The scenery is a Rocky Mountain Positive. Majestic snow capped spires reaching to the heavens and giant living glaciers groaning and grinding their pathways. ...
... council works depot. Many of the sites had interpreters who were basically actors in period costume who would tell you who they were, what their business was and where it fitted into the community. The buildings were mostly all genuine period buildings that had been beautifully restored and filled with appropriate period furnishings and artefacts.
Our particular favourites were the Pharmacy, Fur Traders Fort, Aboriginal encampment, the Church and the Amusement ...
Up up and away! Had a great night in Vancouver last night with Khai in preparation for Tokyo, eating sushi; sashimi and shucking some oysters in Yaletown at Minami & Rodney's Oyster Bar! Of course had to add in a few local Kirin beer....perhaps one too many.....as we are both a few winks short today. But as true travellers the preparation is perfect for sleeping on the 10 hour flight! Saaweet! What can I tell you thus far really? It's a rather large ...
My final morning was a lazy and relaxed one, so it was one final coffee in Gas Town, I'm nothing if not predicable! I left my bags at the hotel, where they kindly stored them downstairs so I didn't have to drag them around with me.
My flight, the first one, was leaving at 2:30pm, so I left Water Street Station soon after 12 and got there in plenty of time. The Sky Train takes only about 25 minutes to travel from the city to Sea Island, which is where ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking