Days Inn Riviere du Loup
Travel Blogs from Riviere du Loup
... climbs. On the ferry to Tadoussac I saw some whales, far away but nice to see, felt like a welcome greeting! :-) I arrived at lunch at Samuel and Christiane's house. We had a relaxing afternoon with some catching up to do and a nice walk in the village and a well earned beer on the terras! Today (Wednesday) is a rest ...
Made my way past the Massif, highest point 740m. That was actually not the hardest part, that can after between Baie St-Paul and La Malbaie (where I'm now). Climbs are not long but steep, very steep, 10% 15% some times more. So happy that I have triple crank set on my bike. Going up is mainly just slowly and making sure that I don't go too fast in the beginning. That went well today. I left around 9h in Quebec, after we took some ...
Saguenay Fjord is about a 4-hour drive north of Quebec City along the St. Lawrence River. We've spent the last couple of days here exploring walk possibilities and checking out the whale cruise. Whales are attracted here because the currents coming in from tidal activity on the St. Lawrence stir up nutrients and sealife they strain through their baleen filters. Even though we are a long way from the Atlantic, the estuary effect here ...
... then back up-- well worth it and I made it.... we did not go to the very bottom though just took pics of the stairs we didn't take. We are in an open park with full amenities tonight.
It was overcast to start the day, or at least had morning cloude cover, but within an hour it reached 21 degrees and I'm sure it went to 25 or 26 again today. Another gorgeous day. We drove west once we got back to the St. Lawrence ...
... a photo then drove down to have a look. If Denise was alive she would be in her element with all the Christmas decorations it is called “the Land of Santa Claus”. Looked at the map for the next point of interest on Hwy 132 drove a distance and then decided to go back as we will be travelling this way tomorrow and we can see the sights then. Stopped at a lookout point and walked along the boardwalk with a beautiful view of Saint Lawrence ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking