Calgary

Inglewood Community

Visit Inglewood www.calgary-inglewood.com

Inglewood is  Calgary’s oldest neighbourhood. Established in 1875,  the community was founded by Major John Stewart, Acheson Irvine and James Macleod, who were instrumental in the development of 9 Ave. S.E. (formerly named Atlantic Avenue), which became the city of Calgary’s first authentic main street.

Today, Inglewood has a vibrant arts culture  district with more than 100 shops, boutiques and eateries which attracting locals and tourists alike.

Within short walking distance of the community is the Calgary Zoo, Inglewood Wildlands Park, , Bow Habitat Station, Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery.

The City of Calgary

Visit Calgary www.visitcalgary.com  www.calgary.ca

CalgaryCalgary, Alberta, Canada. It is situated on the Bow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie, approximately 80 km (50 mi) east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. The city is located in the grassland and parkland natural regions of Alberta. As of the 2011 census, the City of Calgary had a population of 1,096,833[3] and a metropolitan population of 1,214,839, making it the largest city in Alberta, and the third-largest municipality and fifth-largest metropolitan area in Canada.[5]

Located 294 km (183 mi) south of Edmonton, Statistics Canada defines the area between these cities as the “Calgary–Edmonton Corridor.” Economic activity in Calgary is mostly centred on the petroleum industry and agriculture. In 1988, Calgary became the first Canadian city to host the Olympic Winter Games.

Boasting a vibrant nightlife and a city connected by maintained pathways Calgary has become the fitness capital of Canada, hosting the countries oldest marathon and home to many modern fitness facilities.

  • Inglewood Community

    Inglewood Community

    Visit Inglewood www.calgary-inglewood.com Inglewood is  Calgary’s oldest neighbourhood. Established in 1875,  the community was founded by Major John Stewart, Acheson …Read More »
  • The City of Calgary

    The City of Calgary

    Visit Calgary www.visitcalgary.com  www.calgary.ca Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It is situated on the Bow River in the south of the province, …Read More »
  • Banff & The Rocky Mountains

    Banff & The Rocky Mountains

    Vistit Banff  www.banff.ca Banff is a town within Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. It is located in Alberta’s Rockies …Read More »
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