Best Public Parks in Calgary

Parks in Calgary are a world to discover, not only because there are nearly 5,000 of them but also because of the many different spaces, activities and venues that each has to offer. The city has more than 8,000 hectares of parkland, the largest urban park in Canada and the longest paved urban pathway system in [...]

2018-06-01T11:23:11+00:00By |Calgary, Leisure|0 Comments

How to get Canadian citizenship

If you have been settled in Canada for a few years and feel a strong affinity to the country, you may wish to apply for Canadian citizenship. The process is not always straightforward, so you need to be properly prepared before you apply. Firstly, you need to determine if you are eligible to become [...]

Road Trips in Canada – Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary

Taking a road trip is always fun, particularly in Canada because the country is one of the biggest in the world with a huge array of amazing landscapes. Depending on where you live in Canada there are a number of legendary road trips to choose from. From Vancouver – The sea to sky highway [...]

Calgary Stampede

Every July, the world famous Calgary Stampede takes place in the city of Calgary, Alberta. This event is a real pride for the inhabitants as it’s considered as one of the biggest outdoor exhibitions in the world. It lasts 10 days, with rodeo and agriculture honoured. The first agricultural fair took place in Calgary [...]

North America: The Geography of Canada

Canada may be the second largest country in the world, covering 9.9 million square kilometers, but when it comes to the geography of Canada, most people know very little about it. Often, it seems to take a back seat to the USA and gets lumped in with the title of “North America” - which it is [...]

Cheers to Canadian beers

There is nothing better than a cold beer after a long day of working, traveling and unpacking. And when you relocate you will find a large assortment of Canadian beers to try! Before refrigerators were invented, Canada had the perfect climate to make beer, and this is why the European settlers and traders decided [...]

Gastronomy in Calgary

Calgary displays an astronomic amount of culinary alternatives and there is not a single geographic region or specific cuisine which is not fairly represented there. May you be in search for a quick, yet fresh and well-balanced lunch, a tasteful brunch or a romantic candlelight dinner, the gastronomy of Calgary invites you to enjoy [...]

2018-06-01T11:32:17+00:00By |Calgary, Life style|0 Comments

Public Transportation in Calgary

Calgary Transit (CT) is known for its environmental significance and efficient service, when it comes to public transportation in Calgary. With over 4,000 kilometres of transport, encompassing 160 bus routes - including the BRT and express bus services – and 2 Light Rail routes, your journeys on public transportation in Calgary are sure be [...]

2018-06-01T11:32:29+00:00By |Alberta, Calgary, Transport|0 Comments

Living in Calgary, Alberta

Living in Calgary, Alberta, means surrounding yourself with natural beauty, between the Canadian Prairies, and the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. The population of the metropolitan area of Calgary is around 1.4 million people, making it the fourth largest in Canada. Living in Calgary, you will find not only beautiful scenery, with gorgeous lakes [...]

How to find a house?

It’s never easy for a new comer to find a house. I remember that when I moved here, I didn’t have a clue about the situation of real estate in Canada. The first things you need to know when you want to find a house is to read the adverts. I know it may sound obvious, as in any other country in the world; real estate in Canada is a question of words. I explain myself: don’t judge a book by its cover!

Load More Posts