Hotel & Suites Le Dauphin Quebec
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... a passionate and excellent guide. For 2 hours he explained the Battle of Abraham, when the english won over the french and very interestingly explained how Quebec was populated. We all left the tour knowing a lot more about Quebec.
Weather is a lot colder than we have become accustomed, very windy and it definitely had a chill to it so out came the scarves and beanies, although with all the walking did get rather warm.
We stopped at La Petit Cochon Dingue for ...
The past few weeks have been pretty busy!
At the end of October, I presented at the Alberta Parks and Recreation Association/International Federation of Parks and Recreation Administration conference in Lake Louise, Alberta. The weather was positively tropical and a great break from the frigid temps of Yellowknife! I flew down and spent one night at my friend Michael's place in Calgary before heading to Lake Louise. In Lake Louise, I had a great ...
... II. Sadly Batisse passed away and now has a replacement but he is stuffed and looks as well as ever!
We then crossed the parade ground to enjoy the view down onto the city from the highest point of Quebec City. This is the part of the tour we were told to enjoy so we took plenty of photos and you WILL enjoy it as well! The photos of the view that is!! We then visited the inside of the Redoubt and the inside of a Reduit (look it up if you ...
... was going to leave Singapore... I took a taxi from V house.
V was shocked that I sat right next to the taxi driver. He said that no one does that.
I like to sit beside the taxi driver, so I can have a proper conversation with him.
It is also a little like giving him some respect... because I don't see him as my personal chauffeur.
In fact, that night, that taxi driver asked me the same question ...
We walked along rue Saint-Jean, the most colourful street inside the walls, lined with restaurants and boutiques. Next stop was Les Delices de I'Erable. The only maple museum of its kind in North America. Learn about the history of maple from the earliest times until today. Artefacts and video presentations. Sample maple products at no charge. Explanations given of different products.
We decided to have some ...