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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes:

Le Château Frontenac, Quebec, designed by Bruce Price.

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Will S. reblogged this on Will S.' Sunny Side Blog and commented:

Gotta love all them old former Canadian Pacific Railway Hotels, like the similarly gorgeous other ones - the Banff Springs Hotel (also designed by Price) and the Chateau Lake Louise in Alberta, the Chateau Laurier in Ottawa, the Royal York in Toronto... Oh, they are glorious, but indeed, the Chateau Frontenac is truly the grandest of them all, in its design.

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