By Anne Thomas
Regina
Canada
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Known as the Queen City, Regina is the capital of the Saskatchewan province of Canada.  Regina is home to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Depot and Heritage Center as well as the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. The team plays on Taylor Field at the Mosaic Stadium. The Queen City is one of a kind and offers visitors a myriad of activities.

EscapeWizard.com invites you to book your trip to Regina, Saskatchewan in Canada and experience the beauty and culture the Queen City has to offer. You can reach Regina by one of two airports: Regina International Airport (YQR) or Saskatoon International Airport (YXE). Book your flight on EscapeWizard.com by using the following link: (www.escapewizard.com/flight.php).  Regina offers a variety of hotels and accommodations for visitors. Visit Escapewizard.com by using this link to book your stay: (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).

EscapeWizard.com suggests your first stop in Regina is the Mackenzie Art Gallery. The Art Gallery exhibits art from historical to contemporary works. The exhibits include work from Canadian, American and international artists. Also, public tours are offered on the first Saturday of each month. Spend some time at the Gallery and enjoy the diverse art and unique exhibits!

Completed in 1912, the Saskatchewan Legislative Building is a stunning landmark in Regina.  Designed to reflect the architecture of English Renaissance and Louis XIV of France, the building has a beautiful Grand Staircase and Rotunda. Tours are available daily in English and French.  EscapeWizard.com encourages you to visit the Legislative Building and tour its history. 

The Wascana Centre is located in the heart of Regina and includes a scenic park surrounding Wascana Lake. You can row, canoe or windsurf on the lake.  Or you can hike, run, or bike on one of the lovely trails. When you visit Wascana Centre, make sure to stop by Willow Island. It is located on Wascana Lake and you can take a boat out to the island. 

If you get a chance, visit the Mckell Wascana Conservation Park. It is a 171-acre park dedicated to the conservation of native prairie and flood plain habitat. EscapeWizard.com also suggests you take advantage of Regina’s charming multi-use pathways. They are located throughout Regina for cyclists, walkers, runners, skaters and more. The Wascana Centre Pathway and the Devonian Pathways are some examples of the picturesque pathways you can take. 

EscapeWizard.com recommends visiting the Regina Symphony Orchestra. Canada’s largest, performing orchestra offers series including Classis, Pops, Chamber, and Culinary World Tour.  Another fun place to visit is the Globe Theatre. The theatre is located at Scarth Street and 11th Avenue on the Frederick W. Hill Mall, which is near the Cornwall Centre, and promotes the work of Saskatchewan artists. While you are in Regina, make sure to catch one of their productions!

Regina offers visitors much more. Visit one of the many museums in the Queen City. Several suggestions include the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, the Saskatchewan Science Centre or the Saskatchewan Military Museum. Regina is also host to a number of festivals throughout the year including the Regina Folk Festival and Mosaic. 

EscapeWizard.com knows you will have a memorable experience in Regina, Saskatchewan.  Book your next vacation with us by clicking on the link above!
Hotels in Regina
By Tekisha Slack
Holiday Inn Express
4255 Albert Street, Regina, SK
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Expect outstanding service at the Holiday Inn Express Regina This brand new South Regina hotel is conveniently located near Regina International Airport.

Enjoy a relaxing stay in the hotel’s spacious rooms, which feature 32" flat screen TVs, spacious work desk, comfortable deluxe pillow top queen or king-size beds and simply smart bedding collection. This hotel offers premium business and basic amenities; making it the perfect choice for the family or corporate traveler. Each of the guest rooms includes an ironing board, coffee maker, hair dryer, hamper, separate hanging closets and many other standard room amenities. Business travelers will appreciate the free high-speed, wireless Internet access large work desks and multiple two-line telephones with speaker phones, voicemail and data ports. Conveniently located near many of the area’s businesses, this hotel also offers premium business amenities, such as two large meeting spaces and a 24-hour business centre, with copy, fax and print services.
 
Guests can start their day off right with the hotel’s complimentary hot breakfast bar. Then enjoy the heated indoor pool, relaxing whirlpool and fitness center. Several shopping venues are nearby, including Southland and Golden Mile Mall, which are both within walking distance. Additional area attractions include the Mosaic Stadium, home of Saskatchewan Roughriders Football Team. This hotel is also close to the Saskatchewan Science Centre-Imax, Saskatchewan

Royal Museum, McKenzie Art Gallery, University of Regina and the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame. Feel like a little gambling? The Regina Casino is less than six km away from the Holiday Inn Express.

The Holiday Inn franchise is known for its budget friendly rates and exceptional service. With its close proximity to the Regina International Airport, it is the ideal hotel for the leisure and corporate traveler. EscapeWizard.com invites you to book your visit to the beautiful City of Regina and the Holiday Inn Express Regina today. Just use the following link to get started (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).