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Indian Summer, Rockies style

Summer lounge alert: Vancouver chef Vikram Vij has come back to the Banff Springs to create a menu for its new seasonal restaurant, Indian Summer… 161 more words

Community kitchen trains cooks for Fairmont Banff Springs hotel

A busy community kitchen in Windsor is sending budding chefs westward to the Rockies.

Drew Ferriss, a graduate of Century Secondary School (now Westview Freedom Academy) who trained in the Unemployed Help Centre’s community kitchen as a co-op student, is the first of what his instructor hopes will be many Windsor-trained cooks to start their careers at the Fairmont Banff Springs hotel in Banff, Alta. 463 more words


Winter in the Canadian Rockies

Emerald Lake Lodge

photo credit: Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts

Fly into:

Calgary in the Alberta Provence, a 2.5 hour flight from San Francisco.

To Stay: 299 more words

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Banff considers potential of gondola network

BANFF — The Town of Banff plans to investigate the feasibility of a gondola network linking popular tourist spots on Sulphur Mountain, the Banff Centre and Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in a bid to ease traffic troubles. 693 more words

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Banff Springs Hotel

In my opinion, the Banff Springs Hotel is the most famous of the Fairmount hotels in the Rockies. I did go into the lounge for a drink and was sorely disappointed with their service. 24 more words


Weekend Getaway

My conference took place at the Banff Spring Hotel which is an old CP hotel, now a Fairmont Hotel.  There are lots of stories that this 109 year old hotel is haunted.  302 more words

My Life

part three: the road

ZhuangZhuang proved to be the perfect travel companion. He’s a good listener, always happy and lets me choose the music! I feel safe with him by my side and he never complains. 846 more words