Alberta: Remember To Breathe

26.October 2011

Our Journey

 

This is where I live now.

Where the mountains meet the sky and then drop to the most velvety landscape I have ever seen.

Where what looks flat is actually filled with coulees, and river valleys; rolling hills and fields as far as you can see.

Where I can watch the weather from miles away and be entranced by the clouds dancing in the sky.

Where, this year, I will learn to cross country ski, ice-walk, snow-shoe, dog sled and back country hike.

Where I am learning that we never travel enough in our own back yard.

The video is from Travel Alberta’s new Remember To Breathe campaign.

Don’t you want to visit?

 

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5 Responses to “Alberta: Remember To Breathe”

  1. Leigh Says:

    Beautifully written Gillian.
    Leigh recently posted..10 Nature & Wildlife Adventure Trips in Canada

  2. Alouise Says:

    Beautiful homage to my home province. The last point is so true. I’ve lived in Alberta for 27 years and there’s still a lot of things here I haven’t seen.
    Alouise recently posted..Road Trip Memories 15 – Grain Elevator Photos

  3. Kim Says:

    Wow. Stunning. It doesn’t hurt that they picked the most beautiful people to star in that video… utopia. Still, now I want to visit Alberta. What’s your address ;)
    Kim recently posted..On Sunshine and Transitions

  4. Crystal Says:

    Amazingly beautiful!

  5. crw24 Says:

    Gorgeous video.
    What I’d like to know is where a fella can buy the piece of music?