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Vintage Photo Series – The Fairmont Banff Springs – part two

For the second part of our vintage series featuring The Fairmont Banff Springs in Alberta, Canada (this year celebrating her 125th Anniversary), we turn our attention to the hotel staff who to our mind, are as important to a luxury … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – Fairmont Banff Springs – part one

This year The Fairmont Banff Springs “Canada’s Castle in the Rockies” celebrates its 125th Anniversary of legendary hospitality. With the original hotel burning down in 1926, the French chateau style which you can see today took its place in 1928, with various additions made … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – Bing with a …. bear?

When searching within Fairmont Hotel & Resort’s image bank the other day, I came across a rather unique photograph dating back to 1947 of Bing Crosby at The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge in Canada’s Rocky Mountains. I thought it might make the … Continue reading

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