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Two Days in Quebec City (Day 1 - Upper Town)

With a historically strong US dollar against the Canadian dollar, Americans are basically getting around a 25% discount in Canada.  Now is the perfect time to go!   655 more words

Beffroi Restaurant

Mission report: Operation Frontenac and George Lazenby

Double 0 Aficionado was in Québec City this past weekend, from Friday September 15th to Sunday September 17th 2017. I can proudly write that it was the blog’s first mission in the field, codename ‘Operation Frontenac’, thusly baptized in honour of the famous hotel Château Frontenac that overlooks the St-Laurence River in the province of Québec. 871 more words

Films

Quebec City

Another one of my favourite places in Canada: Quebec City. So much so we spent our honeymoon here 20 years ago. It’s like being in Europe, almost.

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