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6/25/2012
Brandon, Manitoba’s second largest city and home to more than 53,000 people, delivers the best of all worlds-big-city excitement and quiet country living. An adventure in Brandon starts with a ...
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10/9/2011
With the second coming of the Winnipeg Jets, there are few more folks in town with the means to do a little splurging. While Winnipeggers have always been known for their keen senses when hunting for
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6/27/2011
Brad Pitt has been here. So have Richard Gere, Jennifer Lopez, Susan Sarandon and Philip Seymour Hoffman, just to name a few of the Hollywood A-listers who have been filmed on one of Canada's ...
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6/15/2011
There's a point along the TransCanada Highway east of Winnipeg when the far-as-the-eye-can-see prairie suddenly gives way to the craggy Canadian Shield. Granite claws burst out of canola fields ...
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6/9/2011
Every Winnipegger has a rock'n'roll story. Somebody knows somebody who played Spin the Bottle with Randy Bachman in a recroom (yes, green shag carpeting on the floor) in St. James or got ...
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5/31/2011
Some people go to festivals for the music, some go for workshops, and some go for activities or rides. Others, well, they go for the food. Manitoba happens to be a fantastic spot for this special type
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5/27/2011
The Winnipeg Folk Festival takes place every summer around the second weekend in July in Birds Hill Provincial Park , a short ½ hr. drive north of Winnipeg. Are you coming? Do you have concerns ...
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5/25/2011
After learning that Ian Fleming's famous spy, James Bond, is based on a real-life "should-be-more-famous-than-he-is" spy from Winnipeg (William Stephenson), we decided to go on a quest ...
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5/25/2011
Whether you're grinding your mountain bike up a long hill climb or pausing to look back at the deep valley below, don't be surprised if you have to pinch yourself. Yes, you're still in ...
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