[twitter]With Canada Day just around the corner, here are some great survival tips to get around Calgary, celebrate in style, and also enjoy your favourite Canadian content.
iTunes has a complete “MADE IN CANADA” feature where you can find works by your favourite Canadian (and Alberta) artists – movies/music/apps etc.
Calgary City Guides
City of Calgary Canada Day (Free)
Whether you’re enjoying music and interactive activities at Prince’s Island Park, creating a picnic basket with fresh produce from the local farmers at Olympic Plaza, or experiencing the energy and ambience on the RiverWalk, Calgary has something for everyone on Canada Day.
Canada Travel guide by Triposo featuring Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal and more! (Free)
A complete Canadian city guide for Ottawa, Montreal, Vancouver, Toronto and many other travel destinations in Canada.
RocketMan Transit App (Free)
RocketMan recognizes public transit stops and bike sharing stations around you. Tap the bus or train stop to instantly find next bus arrival time, and locate the vehicle real-time location on maps. Easy to use, RocketMan is your ultimate guide to getting around Toronto this Canada Day long-weekend.
Calgary Stampede App (Free)
Canada Day is just the pre-party, people. The Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth starts a few days later and the latest Calgary Stampede app will help you plan your activities over the 10 days of the Calgary Stampede. From finding bathrooms, to the best midway food, you have it all in your pocket.
From Geocaching to exploring, here’s a list of apps to help you get the most of your road tripping around Calgary this summer. Take the road less traveled, and discover a new part of your neighborhood you never knew existed.
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