Trip Ideas - Edmonton

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15 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Stratford and Perth County

Just west of Kitchener, you’ll find the savoury delights of Perth County and the towns of Stratford, Perth, St. Mary’s and Listowel. In addition to tubing and trails, you’ll find a delicious Chocolate Trail. Yes, it’s time to explore this fantastic combination!

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Go Glamping With Kids at Sandman Hotels in Calgary

If you are in search of a wonderful spring break getaway with kids without leaving Calgary, then book a “Glamping experience” getaway at Sandman Hotels. Glamp inside… Read more »

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Alberta Parks’ 2021 Campsite Reservations to Open on March 4

Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2021 summer season will open on March 4 at 9:00 a.m.

Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2021 summer season will open on March 5, 2021 for comfort camping, March 4 for individual campsites.

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Restaurants Offering In-Person Valentine’s Day Dinner in Edmonton

Good news – you CAN get out of the house for Valentine’s Day date this year. In Edmonton, you can find several restaurants, bistros, and pubs that… Read more »

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25 Edmonton Shops to Get Valentine’s Day Gifts and Treats

Edmonton’s local shops, boutique stores, and florists are going to help make your Valentine’s Day something special. Our new normal doesn’t mean we can’t still celebrate and… Read more »

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25 Alberta Hotels & Resorts Offering Valentine’s Day Staycation Packages

Your romantic getaway is waiting- right in your backyard. This Valentine’s Day, why not enjoy a romantic staycation at one of these Alberta hotels or resorts? Sip… Read more »

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25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Bring the arena experience to your living room this Oilers season. Listed are a number of Edmonton pubs and restaurants offering Oilers game day specials or perfect game day snacks.

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Explore the Night Sky at New Hesje Observatory Near Edmonton

Great news for stargazers! The Hesje Observatory at the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park was launched virtually yesterday. Located southeast of Edmonton, the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park is… Read more »

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25 Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in and Around Edmonton

Do your next date night the Edmonton way: outside and bundled up! With so many months of winter, we are forced to get creative with our date nights, and recent COVID-19 restrictions force this creativity a bit more.

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Where to Go Snow Tubing in Alberta

We are known for winter fun in Alberta: skiing and snowboarding, skating, hockey, tobogganing, and multiple places across the province offer snow tubing! This unique and thrilling… Read more »

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Romantic Winter Getaways in Alberta

When the nights grow long, and when the snow blanketed landscape beckons romance under its moonlit nights, visit these places in Alberta to celebrate the love that you share!

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15 Edmonton Bakeries to Get Delicious Holiday Treats

All over YEG you can find great local bakeries with unique holiday offerings like Eggnog donuts and cheesecakes, classic cookies and DIY decorating kits, and traditional European pastries.

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Places to Order Christmas Dinner Take-Out in Edmonton

One of the best things about the holidays is always the food, but if you aren’t in the mood to season your own turkey (or wait while it roasts) there are plenty of options in Edmonton for a delicious dinner. Take your meal to go and pretend you cooked it…from scratch.

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15 of the Best Outdoor Skating Trails in and Around Edmonton

Here are 15 of the best outdoor skating trails in and around Edmonton to get you started.
Want to know the best part about rinks and iceways? They’re all free.

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25 Places to Enjoy Winter Walking and Hiking in and Around Edmonton

Edmonton is a winter city — one with some of the largest urban parkland in the world. Exploring the wintery parkland of our River Valley is made… Read more »

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25 Outdoor Adventures During Winter in Northern Alberta

When we speak of “north” the word creates visions of wilderness and adventure, small towns and farmland, out of the way places that are seldom visited. This is true in so many aspects, and the winter months in Northern Alberta bring out a snowy wonderland that offers up a multitude of outdoor activities.

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15 Local Shops for Unique Christmas and Holiday Gifts in Edmonton

When you are thinking of gifts for everyone on your list make sure to check out these 15 local businesses in Edmonton. Some you’ve probably heard of and some maybe not. This list should help you find the perfect gift no matter your budget.

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Polar Express™ and Santa Trains in Alberta

Relive the magical story of the motion picture THE POLAR EXPRESS™ or enjoy a visit from Santa as you and your loved ones take a ride on the… Read more »

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10 Places to Get Spooky Halloween Treats in and Around Edmonton

Spooky season is upon us and whether you want a Trick or Treat here is a list of delicious treats for Halloween. If you are hosting a… Read more »

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2020 Thanksgiving in Edmonton: Turkey to Go, Dinner Takeout, and Dine-In

Amid the craziness of the past few months, Fall has arrived, and Thanksgiving has come right along with it. We know it can be challenging, especially with… Read more »

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A Christmas Dining Experience Set Amidst Thousands of Lighted Candles is Coming to Alberta

The University of Alberta Botanic Garden’s Luminaria is returning for the whole month of December this Christmas. This popular event ignites the festive season with thousands of… Read more »

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Plan a Romantic Getaway and Sleep Under the Stars at This Glamping Destination Near Edmonton

I’m sure by now you’ve come across at least, one picture of someone staying in those incredible geodesic domes on Instagram. We are also sure that you’ve… Read more »

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Scenic Drive: Things to Do Along Cowboy Trail/Highway 22 – Alberta

The Cowboy Trail (Highway 22) is a famous driving route in Alberta that takes you from the town of Mayerthorpe (90 minutes from Edmonton), south to Lundbreck,… Read more »

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15 Scenic Road Trips / Drives in Alberta

Alberta is one of the perfect provinces for travelling, especially if you are looking for a pretty drive to keep you entertained. Of course, driving through the… Read more »