|This morning we get up early for our flight to Calgary,
where the second part of our trip starts. After a two hour delay but
a nice flight we arrive in Calgary in the beginning of the
afternoon, local time.
On our way to the hotel the tour guide tells us a lot about this
city, so when we have the afternoon for ourselves, we already know
our way around this city for a bit. A nice thing to know is that you
can walk around the city center without coming outside. Many hotels,
shops, offices and apartments are connected to each other via
walkways that are 5 metres above ground level. These connections are
a sort of 'bridges' between the buildings and are closed and heated.
When it gets very cold in the winter time this is a pleasant way to
That afternoon we walk around the city center and visit for
example the Calgary
Tower, from which you have a nice view over the city. We have a
good dinner at a chinese restaurant in China Town.