Hotel Le Saint-Paul
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Our flight left Kansas City on time this morning. We had a brief stop in New Jersey and our plane was rerouted for unknown reasons ...and then... to my surprise and delight... we flew over New York City and Central Park and The Statue of Libery ~ well, I don't know how close we got but I know I could see all three from the plane window at various …
... the boat and gave us a little show a breathing before diving once again and lifting its tail clear of the water as it went down. Photo op for the tourists. The captain not content with seeing one humpback though knew of another in the area and off we set to find that one too. This one is a bit of a local celebrity and she was born in the river 5 years ago so is due to move out very soon. Her name, Snow White. She appeared ...
... 5 cruise ships in dock so the whole place was heaving and the tour busses were all booked up. so we wandered by the castle and had a ride on the Funiculaire which is steep cliff railway which deposited us in amongst more shops. We stopped for lunch and headed back to the hotel. Off into the wilds again tomorrow with whale watching on the agenda, hope they prove to be less elusive than the moose. Still no ...
... religious city - and province. You couldn't walk ten paces in old Quebec without bumping into a church, or a religious order's motherhouse.
There's a lovely boardwalk in Quebec City next to the St. Lawrence River.
And we had a great time at the QB Fort - which, as the guide explained, was paid for by the British but built by the French. That'll never happen again!
... was proven difficult as we couldn't read the signs and the conditions. Eventually we simply parked behind a row of cars and hoped that it did in fact say that the restrictions were for Monday to Friday.
When I say we got in the Quebec City Walls, I mean this quite literally. The walls were originally built around the city in the 1600s in the first French settlement, and have stayed there since. We explored the walls, and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
This hotel is fabulously located for walking everywhere within and around Quebec City, is one block from a liquor store, across the street from an Esso (gas station) and has a fantastic restaurant on the main level. Great staff here, too! Highly recommended!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.