Posts Tagged "Canada"


Updated on: 12/22/18The Whistler area in British Columbia, Canada, is full of outdoor and adventure activities for every season. With many vacation rentals in Canada, this region is perfect for a short weekend out or an extended vacation to get out and enjoy the beauty of nature with an adrenaline packed twist! Looking for Things to Do in Whistler? Many Ski Styles to Choose From Whistler is perhaps most famous for its ski resort and...

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Updated on: 01/4/19Back in 2010 I had finally got enough reward miles for my first frequent flyer ticket anywhere in the USA and Canada. Naturally I booked one of the most expensive tickets that I could get my hands on, and ended up on a short trip to Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. Between the stunning vistas of Lake Louise and the gorgeous hikes near Banff National Park, I could easily see why this park is one my Canadian...

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Updated on: 04/15/17This past weekend I spent an incredible 5 nights in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada.  My original intent was to spend most of the trip hiking and taking massive quantities of photos while taking a break from thesis writing.  In the end, I completed the latter two, even though I still managed to get some work done on my thesis towards the end of the trip.  The hiking, however, was not to my liking, and could...

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Updated on: 10/18/17Two years ago I wasn't aware of the existence of a Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. It wasn't until seeing the Banff Film Festival on tour in Pittsburgh, PA in the summer of 2009 that I learned of Canada's premier national park. The film festival, which focuses on adventure sports in beautiful locations around the world, has become a world wide sensation; drawing visitors from around the world to the tiny...

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