This was the very first time I went Downtown Calgary. It was early September 2013 and I had just met several new people during that first week. 921 more words
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Visiting my home town over the last couple of weeks has been great. Visiting family and friends of course the best part, but I have also had a chance to play tourist and see some of the city where previously I was too busy with work to see and enjoy. 190 more words
Downtown Calgary hosted an Olympic-sized party on Friday.
Hundreds turned out to watch Olympians, Paralympians and their coaches march down Stephen Avenue to Olympic Plaza. The so-called “Parade of Champions” was billed as a celebration of Canada’s success at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. 15 more words
The arts are enlightening, but they can also be pure entertainment. And nowhere is that more evident than at the Calgary International Children’s Festival, which runs Wednesday through Saturday. 760 more words