Travel Alberta

LOOK: Proof Alberta Is The Prettiest Province In Winter

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 11.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

It's been pretty cold in Alberta the past few days. Like, -40 C-with-the-windchill cold. But, instead of complaining, Travel Alberta is reminding ...

Action Heroes Wanted: Planning Your Adventure Vacation In Alberta

Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Travel

Let’s be real: you're no average winter sports enthusiast. While the rest of us are sauntering down the mountain anticipating the chalet, you're bom...

The Coolest Cabins To Rent In Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

Looking to get away in Alberta this summer, but want to skip the run-of-the-mill hotel stay? For those looking to get back to nature, cabin rentals...

The Coolest Cabins To Rent In Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

Looking to get away in Alberta this summer, but want to skip the run-of-the-mill hotel stay? For those looking to get back to nature, cabin rentals...

MORE Insane Questions Tourists Ask When They Come To Alberta

Michelle Butterfield | Posted 08.02.2014 | Canada Alberta
Michelle Butterfield

Last year I shared a post of some of the crazy questions I fielded from tourists while working one summer in Lake Louise. Here are some more doozies like "Which one is the Rocky Mountain?" shared by our readers.

12 Places You Must See In Alberta This Summer

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

Now that the weather is warming up, we're starting to dream about hitting Alberta's highways. The great thing about central and southern Alberta is...

LOOK: Alberta Through The Lens Of The World's Most Popular Instagrammers

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada Alberta

What happens when you take five of the world's most popular Instagram users and let them run free in the Alberta wilderness? You get unbelievable ...

WATCH: 241 Reasons To Plan A Trip To Alberta This Year

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada Alberta

Make this the year you visit Alberta. Why? This video from Travel Alberta, with 241 stunning photos of the province's most gorgeous vistas and skys...

The Most Insane Questions Tourists Ask When They Come To Alberta

Michelle Butterfield | Posted 06.04.2014 | Canada Alberta
Michelle Butterfield

I'm not sure where it comes from - likely just a general unfamiliarity with the province and country, and perhaps perpetuated by other staff in the hospitality industry messing with the tourists -- but people who come to Alberta on vacation have some pretty crazy notions about what goes in this province; particularly in the national parks.

Dog Hired To Do Hotel's Best Job

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

They come for the view, but visitors to Lake Louise may just stay for the pooch. A four-year-old yellow Labrador Retriever, Marcus, has become the ...

LOOK: Alberta's Best 11 Road Trips

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.18.2014 | Canada Alberta

Albertans are huge fans of the "stay-cation" - where you stick close to home and pamper yourself with local dining and luxuries - and there's good rea...

LOOK: Snowboarding In Breathtaking Alberta

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Alberta

Australian boardsports brand Billabong filmed on Alberta's snow topped mountains for their Fall and Winter Campaign for this season. The campaign w...

LOOK: Stunning Travel Alberta Video

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.25.2012 | Canada Alberta

After receiving over one million views on their first "Remember To Breathe" video, Travel Alberta debuts its second round of videos to showcase Albert...

Oh No They Didn't: Twitter Reacts To $20K Dished Out To Bring Reality Stars To Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada Alberta

Did Travel Alberta and the Edmonton Economic Development Corp. dish out too much money to bring "Bachelorette" stars Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaum ...

Reality Stars Take In Edmonton And Guess Who Paid For It

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Officials with Travel Alberta say the economic benefit will outweigh the cost of bringing reality TV stars to Edmonton last weekend. The p...