Browsing the "Calgary" Category

Tim Hortons creates Timbits Bouquet for Mother’s Day weekend

This Mother’s Day, you can give a sweet surprise for Timbits lovers out there. It is available exclusively for Mother’s Day weekend on Saturday, May 12th and Sunday, May 13th starting at 8am each day and while supplies last. If you’re mom [...]

May 8, 2018 British Columbia, Calgary, Montreal, Toronto

Hotel Elan: Boutique Hotel in Calgary

M and I were in Calgary for 2 days during our week long road trip driving across BC into Calgary. We stayed at Hotel Elan, a boutique hotel located just off stylish 17th Ave Retail and Entertainment District. We chose this [...]

November 19, 2015 Calgary, Hotel Review, travel

Charcut Roast House: Steak in Calgary

Charcut Roast House is located in the heart of Downtown Calgary. I first heard about Charcut on Top Chef Canada when Chef Connie Desousa was a final contestant. M and I wanted to go get some steak while we were in Calgary, [...]

November 12, 2015 Calgary, Canadian, Steakhouse, Three Beakers

Phil & Sebastian: Coffee in Calgary

Phil & Sebastian offers delicious coffee and espresso based drinks in Calgary. They currently have 6 locations. My friend told me to check out this coffee shop if I came across it on my trip to Calgary. While I was [...]

November 10, 2015 Cafe, Calgary, Three Beakers

OEB Breakfast Co: in Calgary

The first thing to do when M and I arrived in Calgary was to get breakfast. A few friends suggested we go to OEB Breakfast Co, so that’s where we headed. There is pay parking on the right side of [...]

November 9, 2015 Brunch, Calgary, Canadian, Kid Friendly, Three Beakers

Galaxie Diner: Old School Diner in Calgary

Galaxie Diner in the Beltline area of Calgary is an old school diner. This diner was recommended by a friend, so we went. Surprisingly, it was a block away from our hotel, which was awesome. Galaxie diner opened in 1996 [...]

November 7, 2015 Brunch, Calgary, Canadian, Diner, Three Beakers

Village Ice Cream: Late Night in Calgary

M and I were hunting for a good dessert place to go to after dinner when we were in Calgary. A lot of people suggested Village Ice Cream. They have 2 locations, but we ended up at the Victoria Park [...]

November 6, 2015 Calgary, Dessert, Kid Friendly, Late Night, Three Beakers

Calgary Zoo: Day Visit and Illuminasia

The Calgary Zoo has been around for 80 years and is right in the heart of Calgary. The animal exhibits are organized by geographic regions in large, natural habitats. These regions include the Canadian Wilds, Destination Africa, Penguin Plunge, South America [...]

November 5, 2015 Calgary, travel

Ox and Angela: Spanish Cuisine in Calgary

One restaurant I could not miss was Ox and Angela on our Calgary trip. It was a few block away from our hotel and we love Spanish food. I really wish we had more Spanish restaurants in Vancouver. M and [...]

November 4, 2015 Calgary, Four Beakers, Spanish