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Les fortifications de Québec

With a university class we visited the fortifications of Québec which were build to protect Québec during the colonial period. The rich military history of Québec can be discovered here. 55 more words


On to Quebec City – it feels like we’ve crossed over into a new country! All the signs are in French and everyone is speaking French – it’s a good thing… 951 more words

3 Month Tour

Retracing steps in Quebec City

When I’m traveling solo, one of my favourite past times is simply wandering around the city I’m visiting. In Canada, I can’t think of a better city in which to walk around aimlessly than Quebec City.   230 more words



The old city center of Québec is not only beautiful but was also added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1985. It seems like a little piece of Europe in North America. 36 more words

Friendly Quebec City

Hi there. Quebec City’s lovely old French style architecture, colorful gardens, friendly people, and expansive views combined to make our recent first visit a very pleasurable experience. 430 more words

Beyond Boston

Exploring Québec City ~ Day 1

Technically, this was our second day in Québec City, but our first full one. We arrived late last night, and you can read about our welcome in my previous post… 1,152 more words