Banff


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Banff

 (bămf)
A town of southwest Alberta, Canada, in the Rocky Mountains near Lake Louise surrounded by Banff National Park.

Banff

(bæmf)
n
1. (Placename) a town in NE Scotland, in Aberdeenshire. Pop: 3991 (2001)
2. (Placename) a town in Canada, in SW Alberta, in the Rocky Mountains: surrounded by Banff National Park. Pop: 7135 (2001)

Banff

(bæmf)

n.
a historic county in NE Scotland.
Also called Banff•shire (ˈbæmf ʃɪər, -ʃər)
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Noun1.Banff - a popular vacation spot in the Canadian RockiesBanff - a popular vacation spot in the Canadian Rockies
Alberta - one of the three prairie provinces in western Canada; rich in oil and natural gas and minerals
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The films are chosen from hundreds entered into the prestigious Banff Mountain Film Festival, which takes place every year in the Canadian Rockies.
The $24-million Deer Lane Affordable Housing project will be cost-shared by the provincial government and the Town of Banff, with both contributing approximately $12 million each.
Caroline Forde, telling me about the Wardrobe Practicum program she's been attending, describes Banff life as highly structured with enjoyably long hours.
The bison traveled roughly 275 miles in custom-made shipping containers trucks through Alberta, from Elk Island National Park, which is about 20 miles east of Edmonton, to Banff, which is about 80 miles west of Calgary.
ca this month reported that some members of the Filipino community in Banff are using crystal meth.
I'm grateful I joined them in June on a weeklong visit to Banff, the home of Canada's oldest national park, one of its best known and most popular.
com Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, double room with breakfast from [euro]328 per night.
The two different film programmes, each approximately two and a half hours in length, are selected from over 350 films that have been entered into the prestigious 40th anniversary edition of the Banff Mountain Film Festival, held in the Canadian Rockies last November.
Now in its seventh edition, the 2016 UK and Ireland leg of the Banff World Tour will be the largest tour so far with more than 50,000 adventure lovers expected to gather together indoors to celebrate the outdoors with 85 screenings and 55 tour locations right across the UK and Ireland.
Now in its seventh edition, the 2016 UK and Ireland leg of the Banff World Tour will be the largest to date with more than 50,000 adventure lovers expected to gather together indoors to celebrate the outdoors with 85 screenings and 55 tour locations across the UK and Ireland.
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour #InspiringAdventure attracts sell-out audiences across the globe and popularity is growing in the UK and Ireland.