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The Emerald Lounge

Lunch at The Emerald Lounge

February 4, 2020 9:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

It was a huge relief to step out of the freezing cold and into the warm, welcoming hearth of the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. So far, it was a stressful day. In addition to rushing, my car hadn’t started in the -40°C weather. I’d fallen on the ice a few times. Nothing new for me,... View Article


Refined Dining at La Terrazza

January 17, 2019 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

There are so many choices for dinner in Banff. It can be difficult to find something both elegant and delicious that still maintains the relaxed atmosphere so indicative of the area. Welcome to La Terrazza. Refined dining meets the mountains. This place has it all. This was my first time at La Terrazza. I’ve stayed at... View Article

Fairmont Banff Springs

Dine like Royalty: Brunch at Banff’s Castle

May 9, 2017 3:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

One of the most iconic spots in the town of Banff is easily the Fairmont Banff Springs. Originally built in 1888, it’s also one of the most historic. Its halls are rumoured to be haunted, and (living) guests include royalty and celebrities – Marilyn Monroe stayed here while she shot River of No Return. Even a casual... View Article