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Quaint Quebec

QUEBEC CITY, on the St. Lawrence River three hours’ drive north of Montreal, is ridiculously picturesque — the oldest parts, anyway, where stone houses, some from the 17th century, 372 more words

HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Quebec, Canada

Quebec, Canada.
Quebec is a variation on an Algonquin word which means “the place where the river narrows”. The settlement appeared on the Saint Lawrence river probably in the 1520’s. 388 more words

TRAVEL & THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

Canada 150, Quebec

With the weather largely cool and wet in the east so far this summer, it seems appropriate in this cross-Canada tour to picture Quebec in winter. 442 more words

Contemporary Culture

Frontenac

Still the cheapest way to feel this european mood for few days. And it’s North America, with a Canadian dollar that is worth nothing… :( 7 more words

Photography

Bob Layton editorial: Seeing is better than telling

So, how did you celebrate Canada’s birthday?

My wife, Marg, and I decided to visit the area where it all began.

We set off for Charlottetown, where the first conference on Canadian confederation happened back in 1864. 179 more words

Quebec City