Alberta Centennial Medal and Coins: brief overview

Celebrating the 100 years of Alberta confederation the Alberta Centennial Medal was released. The best part of the medal is that it is awarded to the Albertans that have contributed to the society and therefore it is regarded as a highly decorated medal. Whether the service has been performed at the provincial level or at the city level the person can be nominated for it. Whether the citizens have resided in Alberta still they can be nominated for the medal. The medal was first of all awarded on 24th March 2005 and to this date, about 8000 people have received this award. From provincial organizations to the members of parliament the medal is awarded to the people from all walks of life. The cast of the medal is bronze and it is gold plated. Continue reading “Alberta Centennial Medal and Coins: brief overview”

Which interesting facts about Alberta you should know

Alberta is the 4th most populous and little do people know that there are many facts which are related to the province. There are many facts of the province which are related to the region and are highly regarded by the indigenous people. The US state of Montana and the Canadian province of British Columbia are the other regions which are bordered by the province. Apart from major tourist attractions and awesome places worth visiting there are some other facts which are related to the province. A quick fact, the Alberta’s largest city is Edmonton which is also regarded as the center of supply of Canada’s crude oil.  Continue reading “Which interesting facts about Alberta you should know”

Best theatres: places worth visiting

People of Alberta love movies and nights out. There have been many YouTube videos which have made it possible for the world to see how much the people of the province are in love with movies and theatres. The best part of this phenomenon is the fact that theatres are spread all over the province. Even if a tourist visits the province he will find no issue in finding the best place to enjoy and relax. Alberta has each and every kind of theatre ranging from traditional ones to latest 3D and IMAX. The choice range is very vast and therefore one can get the best services. The management of each and every theatre of the province is done in the best manner. Continue reading “Best theatres: places worth visiting”

Popular attractions in Alberta: tourist guide

Located in Western Canada and has a lot to offer. It is also one of the three prairie provinces of the country. Alberta is known all over the world for scenic attractions and people visit in millions each year to spend the best time their life. Edmonton is the capital of the province and the Calgary is the largest city. With hundreds and thousands of attractions in the region the province is widely known as the best place to visit in Canada. There are 600 lakes in the province which surely makes it one of the best places in the world. To get the best out of the province it is advised to make a plan ahead of the journey so that every attraction can be enjoyed to the fullest. Continue reading “Popular attractions in Alberta: tourist guide”