Winnipeg Journals

Multi-Cultural Mecca

A travel journal to Winnipeg by Doreen

Quote: Situated in the geographic center of Canada, Winnipeg is "Gateway to the West," yet its Blue Bomber football team is in the eastern conference of the Canadian Football League.

Multi-Cultural Mecca

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Overview

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One of the highlights of Winnipeg summers is 'Folklorama' a multi-cultural festival of nations, held throughout the city each August. But a trip to Winnipeg wouldn't be complete without a visit to The Forks -- the downtown waterfront development where the Red and Assiniboine rivers meet. Quick Tips: Winnipeg's weather can be challenging to those not used to extremes. Winter temperatures can dip to 40 below, while summer temperatures often exceed 90 degrees F (34 degrees C), so do your research before visiting to ensure that you bring appropriate clothing.Best Way To Get Around: Walking in Winnipeg is pleasant most months of the year due to its sunny disposition. In winter...Read More

Best Western Charterhouse Hotel Downtown

Hotel | "Charter House Hotel"

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The Charter House is a nicely refurbished property in downtown Winnipeg with an excellent restaurant.

It also has a lounge complete with Video Lottery Terminals (VLT's) and live entertainment on weekends.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 26, 2000

Best Western Charterhouse Hotel Downtown
330 York Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C0N9
204-942-0101

Rib Room

Restaurant | "The Rib Room"

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Good BBQ'd ribs, prime rib, and rack of lamb at reasonable prices, all served up with continental flare.

Pleasant service, cozy atmosphere, convenient location make the Rib Room a good bet while in Winnipeg.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on August 26, 2000

Rib Room
330 York Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0N9
(204) 942-0101

About the Writer

Doreen

Doreen
Dugald, Manitoba

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