Calgary and its vicinity retain a pioneer enthusiasm lost in my home, Toronto. It’s among the western frontiers of urban development, wrapped in some of the most sublime wild vistas Canada has to offer.
Banff National Park
Full disclosure: I’ve never travelled outside central Canada.
Notwithstanding club debaucheries in Montreal and forest adventures throughout Ontario, I’m utterly ignorant of the breadth and beauty of this country.
We landed Thursday morning at YYC and snagged a rental car for the first leg of our adventure: The Rockies.