High Tea at The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta, Canada

The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel near the Bow River

Having High Tea at The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel while there as a solo traveler in the fall was a highlight of my trip. If you want to be pampered while enjoying a beautiful view, I recommend making a reservation for Afternoon Tea.     A fun part is when the waitress or waitor arrives […]

5 Things to Do at Lake Louise, Canada

View looking towards the glacier, Lake Louise

In late September I visited Lake Louise as a solo traveler, a beautiful glacier-fed lake in Banff National Park, Canada. Here are a few of the many things you can do while there: 1. Take a canoe ride. 2. Stroll around the lake. 3. Stay at The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. 4. Go for a hike to […]

Banff Upper Hot Springs, Alberta, Canada


One of the best reasons to visit Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada is to soak in the Banff Upper Hot Springs. The view from the hot springs pool in magnificent. As usual I traveled solo on my late September visit, and ended up going to the hot springs twice during my stay. These natural […]