πŸ‘₯ Population: 1.3 million

πŸ•‘ Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (MST): UTC -7

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Calgary is the largest city of the province Alberta in western Canada. Based in the Canadian praries, Calgary is consistently ranked as one of North Americas most livable cities.

Calgary's weather ranges from continental to subarctic. Warm summers and cold, dry winters. Summers are usually 17ΒΊC on average and winters are an average of -5ΒΊC.

Where to live

Downtown (includes East Village & Chinatown): Close to all major venues, public transportation, shopping, and lots of restaurants. Good for everyone.

Mission: Smaller, good for families. Has many restaurants & cafes.

Beltline/17th Street: Many bars and nightclubs.

Hillhurst/Kensington Village: Popular neighbourhood, has many restaurants and quaint shops. Good for everyone.

Useful resources






Calgary Farmers Market

Crossroads Market

Hillhurst Sunnyside Market


Real Canadian Superstore's website only works with in Canada, so use a VPN to access the website.

Calgary co-op

Real Canadian Superstore


Convenience stores


Getting around

From airport

Calgary Airport

Method: Bus, train, taxi


Calgary Transit

Methods: Bus, tram

Uber available

βœ… Β yes as well as Blacklane and local taxis

Uber price estimate

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