Friday 20th August 2010 August 20th 2010 Not so early up today. Breakfast at Dennies (bagel) then onto the coach for a quick tour.
Went to fort Calgary and got talking to a retired mountie. A very interesting man who knew a lot about Indian ways.
Eventually arrived at Banff, covered in smoke from the fires. A lovely place and we had a very brief orientation tour before being dropped off for lunch. Had fast food (chinese) very good.
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North America » Canada » Alberta » Banff National Park » Bow Lake A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more