Travel Blogs from Quebec City
Today besides the waterfall we went to see the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre. Every year, hundreds of thousands of tourists and pilgrims visit this impressive Romanesque cathedral, with its five naves, magnificent mosaics and some 240 stained glass windows.
What a beautiful catherdral. It was awesome!!
... creamy, filing and warming, just what a snowy day needs. Desert of maple pie sounded a tad overly touristic but tasted lush.
On a couple of nights we found our way to the Bureau de Poste pub, which boasted all food (entrée- main or desert) for $4.95. For a main meal for two at least three of the above were needed but it was a relief to find good cheap bar food and a burger between two easily filled us partway through our mini pub crawl. Here, like many pubs and fast food ...
... nicely. I got back to the station about 11:30, sat and had some Tim Hortons (coffee & muffin) looking back I should have eaten real food. I found a chair and some wifi, finished my book and just hang out like a station bum. The train ride was great. Such a great way to travel, not too long a distance. Can get a little boring, which is where the inboard wifi and power points come in handy, I could watch the world go by ...
I accidentally get to the Citadel which lies south of the city, just before the changing of the guard and in a typically English way I join the queue not really sure what Im signing up for. Im soon part of the gaggle of tourists straining to get a good spot to view the performance. The Citadel surrounds a large parade ground and as a working military fort is guarded by its own tall sturdy walls and red coats at the gates. As ...
... up and down Rue d'Auteil and the parliament buildings across the park (luckily you couldn't see or hear the traffic-ridden Ave Honore-Mercier). Already, with the size of the old town, price of the Hotel and price of food, we were wondering why we had bothered to come in the first place, and what we were going to do with ourselves for the 3 days that we were booked to stay. If we could have shortened our ...
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