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hiking across Athabasca Glacier

It seems that everyone is a semi-professional photographer these days. With the help of iPhones, it only takes a second or two to Instagram and BAM – you have 100 likes. Even if you don’t have Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest, why wouldn’t you want amazing photos of your adventure vacation? We’re celebrating March as Canada Month and since Alberta is one of its most picturesque provinces, here is a roundup… Continued

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Travel Alberta pic 2

Canada: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 5 Reasons to Visit Canada in 2015 1) Value – The strong American dollar means now is the time to go to Canada if you want to get the most bang for your buck. As of March 3, 2015, 1 USD = 1.24 CAD. 2) Glaciers – Alberta is famous for its Columbia Icefield which is home to Athabasca Glacier, the most-visited glacier in… Continued

By Katie Jackson /

Holland Tulips

When most people think of traveling during May, they think of Memorial Day. But your May getaway doesn’t have to be limited to the busiest (or one of the busiest) travel weekends of the year. Yes, it’s time to take a “Maycation.” What’s a Maycation? Simply put, it’s a vacation in May. But it’s not just any vacation. There are certain destinations that are better to visit during the fifth… Continued

By Katie Jackson /

Yellowstone Elk

Unless you’re one of the brave souls who dive into a new adventure headfirst, you probably prefer to test the water a bit by taking the toe-dip approach. For toe-dipping travelers who have their sights set on the most epic experiences, “gateway trips” are a great place to start. The right gateway trip—which depends on the destination and corresponding activities—is designed to deliver the intangible high necessary for you to… Continued

By Katie Jackson /

Dan Austin doing yoga

The team asked me to pen my monthly blog post this week and frankly after the holidays and time spent outside of the office, I wasn’t sure where I was going to find the time or the topic. But then I thought about it for a few minutes and I ultimately decided to just share a bit about what is currently on my mind. Which is… VACATION! Yes, vacation.  Even… Continued

By Dan Austin /

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