By chris on 7/25/2011
  Live from the 99th Calgary Stampede – the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. And what a show! Here’s a normally serious and industrious city of over a million people that just goes nuts for ten days every July in celebration of Cowboy Culture. Everyone wears cowboy hats and boots and is intent on having a good time. Half an hour after flying in, I have my cowboy hat in place and I’m ready to go….
By chris on 10/19/2009
  Edmonton: Alberta’s capital and Canada’s Festival City. What a great surprise. I had always jetted through town: airport to hotel to airport, never sparing the time to explore. Well, now I know. Edmonton is a great destination for both city cultural delights and accessible outdoors exploring. 
By chris on 10/19/2009
  The resort town of Whistler is looking ready for its days of glory that will come shortly. All is ready. The town is spruced up and ready to rock. Actually, it’s always ready to rock, as any of the young workers who make the town tick will tell you.