Alberta Vacations - Calgary

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25 Fall Day Trips in and Around Calgary

The autumn months in the southern region of the province can provide beautiful days, with cooler weather to enjoy outdoor activities and sites. The gorgeous fall colors… Read more »

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50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Alberta

Alberta is very much a province of contrasts. With the wild open fields of the prairies, visitors and residents will find endless opportunities to watch incredible sunrises and sunsets and discover the history of farming in the area, not to mention the activities that can go along with this beautiful landscape. Whether you are looking for relaxing activities or adrenaline-pumping adventures, here is a list of 50+ ideas for an Alberta staycation.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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Christmas – Winter Holiday Getaways in Alberta

Alberta transforms into a magical, winter wonderland at Christmas, with celebrations for all ages and many indoor and outdoor activities. Check out these 10+ ideas for a Christmas holiday getaway in Alberta and get ready to explore.

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Guided adventures with SkiBig3 – 3 Day Canadian Signature Winter Getaway in Alberta

Experience Alberta’s three iconic ski resorts, Banff Sunshine, Mt Norquay and Lake Louise Ski Resort through the eyes of a local with SkiBig3’s Guided adventures and immersed in the… Read more »

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15 Alberta Getaways for Active Couples

Are you and your sweatheart tired of binge-watching the latest Netflix hit? Seeking more adventure in your weekends? You’re in luck! Alberta has adventure around every bend in the road.

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Places to go River Tubing & Floating in Alberta

Enjoy a lazy float across the river!

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25 Things to Do in Crowsnest Pass

Nestled along the Rocky Mountains in Southwest Alberta, straddling Alberta Highway 3 (Crowsnest Highway), this area is delight to visit for history enthusiasts and outdoor lovers. Getaway… Read more »

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50 Outdoor Summer Adventures in Alberta

With the Rocky Mountains on the western side, wildlife and aurora borealis sightings in the northern parks, rivers flowing throughout, and hundreds of lakes waiting for you… Read more »

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20+ Free Must Visit Places in Alberta

Here is a list of 21 Free Must Visit Places in Alberta: These free places will take you through Alberta’s history from prehistoric times to modern days, while giving you an in-depth appreciation of Alberta’s awe-inspiring landscaping. Few sites may not be visually appealing, but important, since it is part of Alberta’s Human History

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25 Day Trips from Calgary

Need ideas for a day trip from Calgary? Listed here are 25 places you can visit on a day trip that is within 2 hours of drive from Downtown Calgary. Whether you to go whitewater rafting or on an Alberta history trip, you are sure to find something in this list to suit your taste.

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 1st Weekend of February

Here are 5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway in Alberta for the first weekend of February. You can visit the places mentioned any… Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 4th Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway in Alberta during the fourth weekend of January: week of Jan 25 to 27. 1. … Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 3rd Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a weekend day trip or a getaway in Alberta for the third weekend of January.

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 2nd Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a weekend day trip or a getaway in Alberta for the week of Jan 11 to 13, 2019. 1. Take a Heater… Read more »

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Things to Do in Kananaskis Country, Alberta

Kananaskis Country with its pristine views, alpine meadows with bountiful wild flowers and abundant wildlife is a hikers dream destination.

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25 Day Trips in and around Calgary on Public Transit

Whether you’re riding the bus or enjoying Calgary’s far-reaching light rail transit system — known in Calgary as the CTrain — Calgary Transit has you covered for… Read more »

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25 Things to Do in Newell County

The County of Newell, which include Brooks, Rolling Hills, and Duchess is located in Southeast Alberta. You will find that the county has plenty of activities for people to enjoy, while always having that welcoming, small town feel to it.

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25 Things to Do during Summer in Kananaskis Country

Shaped by glaciers and encompassing the nearest Rocky Mountain ranges outside of Calgary, Kananaskis Country is the name for the area that includes dozens of provincial parks…. Read more »

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Things to Do in Medicine Hat

Medicine Hat, Alberta, is the sixth largest city in Alberta. Located in the southeastern part of the province, the South Saskatchewan River flows through this naturally beautiful… Read more »

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Things to Do in Airdrie

Airdrie is a growing Albertan city located north of Calgary. With big city amenities just minutes away, Airdrie ends up having more of a small town community… Read more »

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Things to Do in Lethbridge

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Nikka Yuko Japanese Gardens, or any one of the many parks within the city. Explore the endless trails that lead you throughout the city and allow you to experiences the parks and the Oldman River. Learn about the history of Lethbridge at Fort Whoop-Up, check out the artwork at the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, or catch a concert or hockey game at the Enmax Centre.