Free travel home page with storage for your pictures and travel reports! login GLOBOsapiens - Travel Community GLOBOsapiens - Travel Community GLOBOsapiens - Travel Community
 You are here: Member pages
Login
 Forgot password?
sign up


Top 3 members
wojtekd 215
Member snaps
spaceout Winnipeg - A travel report by VK
about me      | my friends      | pictures      | albums      | reports      | travel log      | travel tips      | guestbook      | activities      | contact      |

Winnipeg,  Canada - flag Canada -  Manitoba
6095 readers

spaceout's travel reports

They call it 'WinterPeg

  7 votes
Page: 1 2 3 4

Winnipeg travelogue picture
Winnipeg is situated in the plains of Canada, and because of that it gets very cold in the winter. -40C is a normal temperature reading in January. Here, Canadian French, Canadian English and Native American, live in Harmony. Also it is one of the most open city in Canada as the Mayor is openly Gay. Which makes it a nicer city in overall as there is less prejudice. Winnipeg is also the home of Winnie the Pooh.

Favourite spots:
Winnipeg travelogue picture
The Forks is one of my favorite spots, although it is very touristy! Yet it has a great view from the Market Tower, as although it is only 6 story high, it gives you a great view of the Red and Assiboine River.

What's really great:
Winnipeg travelogue picture
The Assiboine Park has a Gallery, a Zoo, a Conservatory, a Theater and a Sculpture Garden. It's a great park to hike the trails and an ideal place for photographs.

Sights:
Winnipeg travelogue picture
The Leo Mol Sculpture Garden is situated in the Assiboine Park and Forest. It is the only sculpture garden in North America that is dedicated to the work of only one artist. It holds an assortment of Bronze sculptures.

Other recommendations:
Louis Riel, the founder of the province of Manitoba, has a few monuments and museum in his honor throughout the city. His resting place is at St Boniface Cathedral Cemetery, 190 Cathedral Ave.

Published on Friday December 6th, 2002


send travelogue via e-mail    Publish on Facebook  



Information:
Login if you are a member, or sign up for a free membership to rate this report and to earn globo points!

 Canada
   Saint Andrews average user rating for this report
   Saint Bruno average user rating for this report
   Saint John average user rating for this report
   Saint Martins average user rating for this report
   Toronto average user rating for this report
   Vancouver average user rating for this report
   Winnipeg average user rating for this report
 France
   Besse-en-Chandesse average user rating for this report
   Clermont-Ferrand average user rating for this report
   Espalion average user rating for this report
   Lac Chambon average user rating for this report
   Le Puy average user rating for this report
   Mont-Dore average user rating for this report
   Murol average user rating for this report
   Orcival average user rating for this report

 
Publish your own story!
 More on Canada

   Quebec - jelloo average user rating for this report
   Edmonton - bootlegga average user rating for this report
   Toronto - rangutan average user rating for this report
   Wawa - jelloo average user rating for this report
   Truro - danilbruce average user rating for this report




  Terms and Conditions    Privacy Policy    Press    Contact    Impressum
  © 2002 - 2017 Findix Technologies GmbH Germany    Travel Portal Version: 4.2.6