Calgary’s growth is immense, even in uncertain economic times, and with so many moving to the city, we’d like to help ease the transition. Here’s everything you need to know about living in this city, laid out in a two part series. From the basics, to jobs, to culture, we’ll highlight haunts and hotspots in #YYC.
Calgary, the largest city in Alberta, is located east of the Rocky Mountains, and surrounds two major rivers, the Bow and Elbow. The city is divided into four quadrants (SE, SW, NE, NW), and the layout comprises generally a grid format. Tip: Home hunting? Make sure to double check the quadrant on the addresses of Calgary real estate listings, as some streets repeat.
Because the city’s western boundaries are so close to the…