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”

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”