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If you’ve ever considered a move within Canada, you’ve definitely heard of these two cities: Calgary and Vancouver.

Vancouver has a picturesque coastal setting, while Calgary is known for its proximity to the majestic Rockies. This blog explores the practical and lifestyle considerations of moving from British Columbia to Calgary, Alberta.

Vancouver has natural beauty and a vibrant culture. This contrasts with Calgary's dynamic economy and affordable living. Beyond the postcard images, each city has its unique challenges and rewards. Vancouver's high cost of living and competitive housing market often overshadow its beautiful scenery and mild climate. Meanwhile, Calgary's booming job market and lower living expenses offer a different appeal. They…

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Discover why Calgary boasts some of the best public high schools in Canada. Whether you're relocating or simply curious, this guide will shine a light on some of the top educational institutions in this vibrant city.

Imagine you're standing on the top of the Calgary Tower, gazing down at the bustling city below. From this vantage point, you can see more than just the beautiful skyline or the Bow River winding its way through the city. 

Now, focus a bit more, and you'll spot the foundations of Calgary's future… its high schools. Just as a home is important in determining a lifestyle, a school shapes the future of its students. 

Ever wondered what makes the best public high schools in Calgary so renowned? It's a blend of history, culture,…

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Calgary’s Untapped Charm

Calgary, known to many as the gateway to the Rockies, has more than its fair share of popular tourist spots. 

From the Calgary Tower to the Stampede grounds, there's no shortage of mainstream attractions. But have you ever wondered what lies just off the beaten path? What treasures and experiences await when you step just a little further into the heart of the city? 

Just like flipping the pages of a gripping novel, there's a world of hidden gem attractions in Calgary that are just waiting to be explored. 

Dive deep with us as we uncover the local favourites and lesser-known Calgary attractions that paint a vibrant picture of a city gleaming with surprises.

 

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Calgary's skyline has evolved. Once primarily known for its rich history and the famed Stampede, today it's also home to some of the city's finest luxury condos. These residences have become a testament to Calgary's growth and the rising demand for upscale urban living. 

In this guide, we'll explore the top luxury condos reshaping Calgary's real estate scene. Whether you're looking to buy or are just keen to see what's on offer, join us as we delve into the standout features and locales of these prime properties.

Use our quick navigation guide below to jump to any point of our blog on The Best Luxury Condos in Calgary:

  • The Rising Popularity of Luxury Condos
  • The 11 Best Luxury Condos in Calgary
  • The Guardians
  • SOLA
  • Churchill…

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Calgary, often celebrated for its stunning Rockies backdrop and vibrant urban culture, holds another treasure that often goes unnoticed by many…its extensive network of bike paths!

Dotted throughout the city's bustling streets and serene parks, these pathways offer a unique perspective into the heart of Calgary. Whether you're weaving through scenic parks, crossing tranquil rivers, or challenging yourself on hilly terrains, the Calgary bike paths are a delightful blend of urban exploration and natural beauty. 

As a testament to the city's commitment to eco-friendly mobility and a vibrant outdoor lifestyle, these paths not only offer a recreational escape but also play a pivotal role in connecting communities. 

Ready to embark on a pedal-powered…

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Considering a move to Calgary? Get the inside scoop on the best movers in Calgary to ensure a smooth transition to your new home.calgary moving companies

Often hailed as the gateway to the majestic Rocky Mountains, Calgary beckons many with its blend of urban sophistication and rugged natural beauty. 

Whether you're relocating for work, love, or simply a change of pace, a successful move is largely determined by the moving company you entrust with your precious belongings. With countless moving companies in Calgary vying for your attention, how do you separate the best from the rest? 

This guide dives deep into the city's top moving services, offering a snapshot of each company's highlights. So before you pack up that first box, let's explore why these names rank as the…

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Embark on a journey through Calgary's top yoga studios. From hot yoga to traditional forms, these studios promise an oasis away from the city hustle.

This one is for all the Calgarian yogis out there! yoga studios calgary

Ever found yourself sprawled on your mat, mid-savasana, wondering where else in Calgary you could dive deeper into your practice? You're not alone! The quest for the perfect yoga space is as timeless as the art itself.

Lucky for us, Calgary isn't just about its mesmerizing skyline and the irresistible aroma of nearby cafes. It's also home to some of the best yoga studios in Calgary that cater to both newbies and seasoned practitioners. 

Whether you're on the hunt for a tranquil ambiance, a rigorous workout, or a studio that weaves in…

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Why Compare Calgary to American Cities?

Are you a Calgarian thinking about exploring your options south of the border? Or maybe you're an American smitten by the allure of Calgary and are curious about which American cities are similar to Calgary? This is the perfect read for you! 

As the world becomes increasingly globalized, it's interesting to consider that cities thousands of miles apart can share common threads–be it the climate, the geography, the bustling industries, or even the culture and community vibe. 

In the quest to discover the American equivalent of Calgary, we're embarking on a journey across some of the most dynamic cities in the United States. From the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and the vast landscapes of Montana to the scenic…

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 THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CALGARY STAMPEDE: 2023 EDITION

Get ready to dust off your cowboy boots and saddle up for a thrilling journey through the heart of Calgary! If there's one thing that defines the spirit and culture of this vibrant city, it's the iconic Calgary Stampede. 

When is Calgary Stampede 2023? It’s right around the corner! But don’t worry, everything you need to know we’ve got covered in this ultimate guide.

Whether you're a Stampede veteran or planning your very first venture, navigating the 10-day extravaganza can be quite the rodeo. That's where we come in: with insider tips on tickets, mouthwatering food, exhilarating events, pulsating music — including the Calgary Stampede 2023 lineup — seamless transportation, and much more. 

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The ART of mixing science and engineering, that's really what the Beakerhead event is all about, and if you haven't experienced it, we're going to suggest you make an effort to this year! Beakerhead is a 5 day festival that explodes into the streets of Calgary every September, a collection of 'installations' workshops and different programs that teach lessons on different topics throughout Calgary! 

Beakerhead Installations

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In the past we've seen everything from a giant fire breathing dragon, to a building that had large tentacles that were coming out of it, last year we had an older home near the Saddledome that was outfitted with hundreds of balloons on it, mirroring the Disney and Pixar classic UP! You'll also find other cool things like…

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