Jul. 2011

HotelTravel.com Stampedes Hotel Deals in Calgary

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PHUKET, 5 July, 2011 – HotelTravel.com is slashing hotel rates for the 99th annual Calgary Stampede in Alberta Canada from 8 to 17 July, offer outstanding value-for-money deals for rodeo fans attending the event.   This year’s Calgary Stampede has special significance as royal newlyweds William and Kate will be causing their own crush in ‘Cowtown’ as Calgary is popularly known as. Visitors attending the Stampede are also hoping to catch a glimpse of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their current Canadian sojourn.   HotelTravel.com Chief Marketing Officer, Tom Racette, said: “The royal visit has added extra excitement and glamour to the Calgary Stampede, an event that many consider the top rodeo festival of its kind in North America.   “I had the pleasure of attending the Stampede on summer break from university. To say it was great fun is a massive understatement. It was the best event party I have ever been to bar none.   “The best bit for me personally was the GMC Rangeland Derby, a thundering horse drawn wagon race that is taken very seriously because of its one million US dollar top prize,” he added.   For a full overview, readers can enjoy a look at the unique HotelTravel.com travel article covering the event: Calgary Stampede Rides the Rodeo. It features so much more than just the 2011 Stampede schedule; it also offers an insightful overview on the Calgary Stampede and how it has evolved into one of the largest events of its kind in the world.   When staying in Calgary, HotelTravel.com has a wide selection of affordable accommodation to choose from. For exclusive rates created specifically for the Stampede, check out the hotel deals available on our Calgary hotel promotion page.   -----ends-----

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