Alberta Travel Guide

Articles about Alberta

By Melissa Locker
Encompassing over 4, 000 square miles, Jasper National Park, which is part of the Canadian Rockies, is the world’s second largest dark sky preserve, a term bestowed on areas that make a commitment to protect and preserve the night sky and to reduc...
By Lindsay Taub

Simple science may explain the phenomena, but when it comes to natural light shows—be they in ravines in Arizona or caves in New Zealand—the effect is nothing short of magical. Onward for forest fireflies, an “everlasting” storm, and "Manhattanhenge."

By Gabrielle Blitz
By Gabrielle Blitz
By Travel + Leisure Staff
By Andrea Cooper

From Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to Alaska’s Glacier Bay, these historic lodges deliver location and creature comforts.

Things to do in Alberta

There are regular shuttles to Sunshine Village, the main Banff ski resort, where you ride the gondola to the top. Try one of the less-challenging Goat's Eye runs.