Probably the most beloved holiday destinations in Canada is the Banff and Lake Louise area found in the province of Alberta. The city of Banff is 1 hour 30 minutes (75 miles) west of Calgary and is inside the Banff Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s possible to see the Rocky Mountain tops from Calgary because the Banff area reaches the eastern fringe of the Canadian Rocky Mountain range.
It’s also probably the most visited areas in Canada throughout the year because of the rugged mountain tops and also the protected backwoods draws vacationers from around the globe. Throughout the winter, the three local resorts in Sunshine Village, Norquay Mystic Ridge, and Lake Louise offer the best snow skiing around. [Read more…] about Banff & Lake Louise, Canadian Rocky Mountain Jewel