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Île d'Orléans - Off the beaten path in Quebec

It had been a while since we visited our friends Art and Nicole on this beautiful island, about a twenty minute drive from Quebec City.  So when we decided that it was time to re-visit, we picked up the phone re-connected, and before you knew it, we were packing our bags.  515 more words


Old Québec: back to the 17th century


It would be hard to find a more picturesque spot that Old Québec in Québec City. A United Nations World Heritage site, this spot is the only still preserved old walled colonial city north of Mexico. 345 more words

Quebec Oh Quebec!

Surrounded on three sides by the waters of St. Lawrence and St. Charles rivers, Ville de Quebec (Quebec City’s French name) is one of the oldest cities of North America. 42 more words


Quebec City

July 23

Quebec City, Canada

We have been to Quebec before, so chose to do the hop on hop off bus today. Beautiful, sunny day here and it is always a pleasure to be in the heart of French Canada. 69 more words


Quebec City

This is the fabulous Chateau Frontenac high above Quebec City.


Nothing makes me smile more than travelling, whether in my own country, Europe or beyond. Travel allows us to remove ourselves from our normal routine, provides us with a chance to recuperate and awaken our senses to new sights, tastes and sounds. 678 more words