Traveling back in time in Drumheller, Alberta

Traveling back in time in Drumheller, Alberta

The small town of Drumheller, lying in the Red River Valley, has a unique charm. It might make you feel as if you stepped into a western movie with its surrounding canyons. Very different landscape from what you can usually see in Canada. When we first heard about...
Get off the beaten path in Jasper National Park

Get off the beaten path in Jasper National Park

Let me tell you a secret. Maybe not so much for everyone. The more you do your research, the more beautiful places you discover. The more we visited Jasper National Park, the more we craved to get off the beaten path. This is exactly how we found so many new places in...
Road Trip through Southern Alberta, Canada

Road Trip through Southern Alberta, Canada

Would you like to take a road trip? Why don’t choose the Canadian province of Alberta? Calgary is a great base to do just that. Most people head west to visit Banff and Jasper national parks. But there is so much more south of Calgary. We’ll take you on a road...
Living in Banff: First impressions of Canada (part 2)

Living in Banff: First impressions of Canada (part 2)

For better understanding, read part 1 first. Days were filled working at gondola and endlessly answering tourists’ questions, mentally rolling our eyes. In the evenings we went biking and exploring around Banff. We spent hardly any time in town itself as it was very...
Living in Banff: First impressions of Canada (part 1)

Living in Banff: First impressions of Canada (part 1)

New country, new town, new home, new job, new language, new friends and new ways of doing things. New life. All of this was waiting for us, as we decided to move from Slovakia to Canada. (For those of you wondering where Slovakia is, it lies in the heart of Europe.)...
20 things to do in Calgary in summer

20 things to do in Calgary in summer

The greatest thing about summer is undeniably the possibility of being outside all day long. Who wouldn’t like that? Calgary offers a lot of activities during the summer for locals and visitors alike. We’ve compiled a list of 20 things to do in Calgary during...
Biking the highest paved pass in Canada

Biking the highest paved pass in Canada

Biking Highwood pass in June is yearly treat for cyclists. Road opened for cyclists only, no cars allowed. That is very rare. And many cyclists including us took advantage of it. We usually prefer biking in the mountains on dirt roads, but after so many times being...