Visit Alberta

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Alberta is a western province in Canada full of beautiful landscapes and vibrant cities. Home to the majestic Rocky Mountains, Alberta is an outdoor enthusiast's dream destination. The stunning scenery provides ample opportunities for skiing, hiking, camping and kayaking. For urban adventures, Edmonton and Calgary offer great shopping, cultural activities and nightlife.

Sites like Banff National Park are must-visit destinations for those looking to explore Alberta's natural beauty. There you can find the world-famous Lake Louise with its bright blue waters surrounded by mountains or take a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain for breathtaking views of the area.

History buffs will enjoy learning about Alberta's history at Fort Edmonton Park where they can experience what life was like when it was founded in 1795 as a fur trading post along the North Saskatchewan River. Other interesting historical locations include Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, an archaeological site used by aboriginal tribes since 5500 BC to hunt bison.