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Famous Salvador Dali sculpture vandalized in Quebec City

A $2.5 million art sculpture by Salvador Dali has been vandalized in Quebec City.

The well-known Spanish artist’s artwork, Alice au pays des merveilles (Alice in Wonderland) 100 more words


Drei Mädels in Canada - Quebec Part I

We spent four days in Quebec. This entry talks about the first two days.

When we first booked our flights we did not anticipate feeling any sort of personal connection to Canada, especially not the kind of connection we have to our usual destinations: Germany and other parts of Europe. 2,039 more words


Québec City

The top 10 things to do and see in this City:

1) Plains of Abraham

The Plains of Abraham are to Québec City as Central Park is to New York—an oasis of greenery in the heart of the city. 875 more words

Basilica Notre Dame

Quebec City, QC (photo collection)

It’s not the largest city in Quebec, but it’s in many ways one of Canada’s most historically important: founded in 1608, Quebec City is one of North America’s oldest European settlements, a walled fortress situated at a strategic point along the Saint Lawrence River, one of New France’s—and eventually Canada’s—most important shipping and trade routes. 163 more words


A lovely weekend in Quebec City, Quebec

Quebec City sits on the mighty St Lawrence River in the predominately French-speaking province of Quebec, Canada. It’s a beautiful city, and is known best for the walled, UNESCO world heritage area in the centre of the city called “Old Quebec”, and the majestic… 1,997 more words


Quebec Through The Looking Glass; day one.

It’s a chilly thursday morning, but almost 200 of us are huddled in an Auditorium waiting for the busses to arrive. It’s almost 6am and none of us have yet wiped the sleep out of our eyes. 1,462 more words


VIDEO: The most beautiful view of Québec City

No doubt about it, the ferry in from Lévis has the most beautiful view of Québec City’s landscape. Look how the Château Frontenac stands tall and proud! Ferry schedule and fares here.

Quebec City