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The Winnipeg Walkway System, also known as the Winnipeg Skywalk, is a network of pedestrian skyways and tunnels connecting a significant portion of downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba. Main Underground. This portion of the network is centred underneath the historic intersection of Portage and Main, said to be the windiest in Canada. At street level this intersection is closed to pedestrians; it is not possible to cross it without going underground.
Broadway is a street in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It is one of the city's oldest and most historic routes and forms the Trans-Canada Highway route through the city's downtown. Length: 2.2 km. (Wikipedia) Winnipeg Today | 14 | 2017 April 5 Broadway https://youtu.be/GQ3O0vHLZ_o Winnipeg Today | 14 | 2017 April 5 Broadway https://youtu.be/GQ3O0vHLZ_o
River Ave – Holy Rosary Catholic Church – Norquay St – St Luke’s Anglican Church – Stradbrook Ave - Osborne St – Osborne Village - Assiniboine River – Roslyn Road - River Ave – Wellington Crescent – Grosvenor Ave Winnipeg Today | 11 | 2017 March 27 https://youtu.be/BpuGvPTvYrM
Winnipeg, Manitoba will host the Canada Summer Games July 28 – August 13, 2017. Featuring 16 sports, over 250 events and a major cultural festival, the 2017 Canada Games will welcome over 4,000 athletes and coaches and more than 20,000 visitors. (Globalnews Canada) Winnipeg Today | 33 | The 50th Canada Summer Games Public event https://youtu.be/4DUcQc8iuMg Winnipeg Today | 33 | The 50th Canada Summer Games Public event https://youtu.be/4DUcQc8iuMg Winnipeg Today | 33 | The 50th Canada Summer Games Public event https://youtu.be/4DUcQc8iuMg Winnipeg Today | 33 | The 50th Canada Summer Games Public event https://youtu.be/4DUcQc8iuMg
More than a hundred languages are spoken in Winnipeg, of which the most common is English: 99 percent of Winnipeggers are fluent English speakers, 88 percent speak only English, and 0.1 percent speak only French (Canada's other official language). 10 percent speak both English and French, while 1.3 percent speak neither. Other languages spoken as a mother tongue in Winnipeg include Tagalog (5.0%), German (2.5%), and Punjabi and Ukrainian (both 1.4%). Several Aboriginal languages are also spoken, such as Ojibwe (0.3%) and Cree (0.2%). (Wiki) Music: Matt's Blues by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100165 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ ...
The area that is now called Wolseley was originally part of the Parish of St. James, and was annexed into the City of Winnipeg in 1882. It was developed primarily between 1905 and 1930 as a middle and upper middle class residential area. Wolseley was home to an amusement park for several years before it closed permanently in 1922. Happyland included a 90-metre Doric-style entrance, a roller coaster, ballroom, Japanese tea gardens, Ferris wheel, and a 240-metre circular swing. Beginning in the 1950s, Wolseley began to change as many upper-middle-class families left the area to settle in Winnipeg's suburbs. Many of the homes were subdivided into rooming houses. In the 1970s and 1980s, the large houses, central location, and low real estate prices enticed many young people to return to Wolsel...
The RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg is a major meeting and convention facility located in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Originally named the Winnipeg Convention Centre, the publicly owned facility was built in 1975. The building, designed by Canadian architect Isadore (Issie) Coop, of the Number Ten Architectural Group, was among the first such facilities built in Canada. It has five levels including indoor parking for 560 vehicles, and three levels of various meeting trade show space totalling 260,000 square feet (24,000 m2). The main exhibit hall has 78,000 square feet (7,200 m2) of pillarless space. (Wiki) Winnipeg Today | 35 | The Winnipeg Walkway | from RBC Convention Centre to Portage Place https://youtu.be/vqJQLOSx5fk
Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada. It is located near the longitudinal centre of North America and is 110 kilometres (68 mi) from the U.S. border. It is also the place of the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. (Wiki) Winnipeg Today | 6 | 2017 February 25 https://youtu.be/_XISEMetHGU
Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada. It is located near the longitudinal centre of North America and is 110 kilometres (68 mi) from the U.S. border. It is also the place of the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. Winnipeg is named after the nearby Lake Winnipeg; the name comes from the Western Cree words for muddy water. The region was a trading centre for aboriginal peoples long before the arrival of Europeans. French traders built the first fort on the site in 1738. A settlement was later founded by the Selkirk settlers of the Red River Colony in 1812, the nucleus of which was incorporated as the City of Winnipeg in 1873. As of 2011, Winnipeg is the seventh most populated municipality in Canada. Being located very far inland, the loca...
CTV news – RBC Convention Centre - Little street library - Bicycle Repair Station – Superstore on Portage Ave - Portage Ave - Kinver park - Aerodrom - Portage Ave - Main St. Winnipeg Today | 8 | 2017 March and last couple months https://youtu.be/V1KHq6rGdMM Winnipeg Today | 8 | 2017 March and last couple months https://youtu.be/V1KHq6rGdMM Winnipeg Today | 8 | 2017 March and last couple months https://youtu.be/V1KHq6rGdMM
At this time, the temperature outside was -25 to -30 ° C.
Chinatown is an area in Winnipeg, Manitoba that was formed in 1909. Located on King Street between James and Higgins Avenues, it was officially recognized in 1968. Winnipeg's earliest documented Chinese residents were Charley Yam, Fung Quong and an unnamed woman who came from the United States in 1877. After the completion of the first phase of the CPR line in 1885, hundreds of Chinese began to settle the Prairies. By 1919, Winnipeg had the fifth-largest Chinatown and Chinese community in Canada, with 900 men and a handful of women. (Wiki) Music: Ishikari Lore by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100192 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ ...