All you need to know about Calgary

Calgary is a city located in Canada's Alberta province. It lies between the Bow River and the Elbow River, and is ranked highly for its quality of life. It has a population of roughly 1.4 million and a strong economy centred on energy, transportation, finance, technology, manufacturing, and logistics, amongst other industries.

The city is sub-divided into different neighbourhoods, including Downtown, Eau Claire, Chinatown and Beltline. Its main attractions range from cool breweries to speciality museums like Studio Bell and Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. Its landscape is interspersed with green spaces like Bowness Park, Weaselhead Flats, and great places to shop such as the Calgary Farmers’ Market and the CF Chinook Centre.

Calgary has an extension transportation network made up of rail, road, air and pedestrian infrastructure. Its main transportation system, the Calgary Transit, provides a number of bus and train routes, which cover the entire city and beyond.

Calgary International Airport, the city’s principal airport, lies to the northeast of the city, and sees an impressive volume of passenger traffic.

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