Trip Ideas - Calgary

25 Day Trips From Calgary to the Canadian Rockies

Are you looking for an escape from the city just for a day? Check out these 25 Day Trips to the Canadian Rockies, all approximately 2 hours… Read more »

25 Day Trip Waterfall Hikes from Calgary

Even though much of the area around Calgary is rolling hills and grassy farmland, there are still many awe-inspiring waterfalls you can explore because of Calgary’s proximity… Read more »

17 Must Visit Scenic Lookouts In Calgary

Calgary’s location in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains offers a unique opportunity for some great scenic lookouts. Whether it’s rolling farmlands to the east or majestic mountains to the west, Calgary has the scenic lookout you are craving. Not to mention, there are some pretty spectacular city views right in the middle. Explore 17 of our favourite Calgary lookouts. So, hop in the car, grab a Timmiesand check out our must-visit list of scenic lookouts in Calgary.

25 Urban Walking Trails in Calgary

Since the pandemic hit, one of the most common activities is going for a walk. It’s physically distant and it’s really good for you! If you’re looking… Read more »

20+ Must Visit Nature Attractions in Southern Alberta

Southern Alberta truly has a little bit of everything. From the rolling foothills of the Rocky Mountains to the wide-open farmlands of the prairies, to the unique… Read more »

25 Nature Attractions & Parks to Explore in Calgary

Now that the sun’s out and the leaves are budding, it’s time to go out and enjoy the great outdoors. And lucky for us, Calgary has a… Read more »

20 Places to Go Comfort Camping & Glamping in Alberta

Camping may not be for everyone, but fresh air and Alberta’s landscape sure is. That’s why glamping – glamorous camping – is such a hit. The trend of yurts, walled tents, and cabins is a growing one across the province. Check it out for yourself at one of the glamping campgrounds in Alberta.

25 of the Best Places to Fish in Alberta

Alberta is an exciting province to fish, especially if you’re a trout enthusiast. There are a ton of lakes and rivers in the province that boast excellent… Read more »

25 Places to Go to See Public Art in Calgary

Looking for something new to do in Calgary while keeping the recommended physical distance? Check out these 25 Public Art Features! You can see many of them… Read more »

Garden Centres in and Around Calgary

It’s spring! The air is fresh, the snow is melting, and gardening is top of mind. It’s time to start planting seeds indoors, getting the right tools… Read more »

Canada From Home: Explore Our Stunning National Parks for Free Online

There is much to discover in Canada’s National Parks and not being able to get to them physically shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the fabulous natural areas… Read more »

Where to Donate Used Items in Calgary

So, you’re getting ready to do some spring cleaning and the pile of donatable goods is getting pretty big. Donating is a great way to give back,… Read more »

Downtown Calgary Walking Tour

What better way to explore Calgary than hitting up its downtown core, the heart of the city. Calgary’s downtown is much larger and more spread out than… Read more »

20 Things to Do With Your Girl Friends in Calgary

Bored with your weekly Bachelorette get-togethers and the same old hikes? If you’re looking for a few fun things to do with your gal pals, look no… Read more »

15 of the Best Irish Pubs in Calgary

With St. Patrick’s Day quickly approaching, here are 15 Irish pubs where you can celebrate in Calgary this year. Why, you ask, do we celebrate this special… Read more »

Calgary Indoor Attractions: Museums, Art Galleries, Amusement Centres

Calgary Indoor Attractions: Museums, Art Galleries, Amusement Centres

When it’s freezing cold, dripping wet or scorching hot, head to these indoor attractions in Calgary for some fun time. Hours are indicative and can change anytime…. Read more »

15 One-of-a Kind Places to Shop in Calgary

Calgary is full of hidden gems when it comes to shopping. Whether it’s gifts for other people or you’re looking for that perfect item to take home… Read more »

25 Things to Do in Drumheller during Winter

Not just for the dinosaurs (anymore) Drumheller, Alberta, is known as the “Dinosaur Capitol of the World” and it’s a unique place to explore any time of… Read more »

13 Romantic Getaways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Alberta

The best way to celebrate is by spending quality time with someone special. Indulge in decadent cheeses, handcrafted chocolates, stunning mountain views and snow covered adventures. But most importantly, cherish your time with the one that you are with!

10 Yoga Getaways & Retreats in Alberta

There are times in everyone’s life when they feel the pressures and stresses of modern day society trying to consume them. During these times it is often helpful to take a few days to disconnect from the busyness of life and reconnect with one’s true self. The following yoga retreats and festivals in Alberta are ideal for reaching this goal.

10 Places offering Cooking Classes in Calgary

Whether your level of cooking skill is burning water or flambé extraordinaire, there’s something for you to learn at these 10 Places to take Cooking Classes in Calgary. There’s basics, like how to make a grocery list and the difference between diced and sliced, and there’s not-no-basic, like Persian cuisine and chocolate ganache. The city has great offerings for kids, too, so they can get a head start on cooking and teamwork skills that will serve them well throughout their life, in and out of the kitchen.

One Day Tour of Calgary

Here are few suggestions if you have just one day in Calgary. You can not do everything in a day, but this will give some ideas and make your one day visit to Calgary memorable. The article includes some of the best attractions in Calgary.

10 Best Couple Spas in and around Calgary

With some located in downtown Calgary and some in the Rockies with that fresh mountain air, there’s something for every couple. Salt saunas, eucalyptus steam rooms, rose hip wraps, and, of course, couples massage: you deserve a treat, and this is it. No S.O.? Tell your bestie about it so you can both melt that stress away, one mimosa at a time. Here are ten amazing spas in Calgary area, listed in no particular order.

Itinerary for a Weekend Trip to Calgary

Planning a weekend away in Calgary? This guide has everything from food to nightlife to live entertainment to where to stay, and more. Calgary is a bustling city full of amazing artists, incredible restaurants, and a lot of fun people to share it all with. Alberta’s biggest city has a lot to offer, just come and see for yourselves. You can easily whip up an itinerary from the following tips, so read on to find your perfect weekend plans in Calgary!