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... City we were asked if we'd come for Festival d'été de Québec - Canada's largest outdoor musical event! Oh dear, bad timing we thought, but no problem, we could stay overnight in the parking lot & move to site next day! The bonus was we got free wifi because we parked near the office!!
There was no problem finding parking for the car in the Old Town next day & ...
... did the exact same thing. We were the snot goblins of the cafe.
When we left I decided to leave my nose unwrapped so the snot could just freeze in a big clot and act as a plug. No luck. Instead, I became bubble girl, using pack after pack of tissues and still blowing bubbles with every breath out of my nose. More embarrassment. I can assure you it looked worse than it sounds, especially with our red wind burnt faces.
So anyway, grossness aside, we explored ...
... other side and continued onto Quebec City. The ride from here on was certainly more scenic, gone were the industrial complexes replaced by many small villages and farmsteads. Unfortunately, as things go, this idyllic ride did not last forever. Even when I was on the ferry, I could feel the weather changing. Strong winds were about and soon there were many black clouds in the sky. Lesson # 10 - "You cannot outrun the weather." I felt like ...
... The Citadelle and the Governor General's residence, fabulous views all around from the top of this hill! Decided to jump in a carriage, Hubert & his horse Champion took us outside the walls to the Plains of Abraham, Parliament Hill, the Joan of Arc Garden, Martello Towers and many other sites around the city! It's Quebec City's 400th anniversary celebrations today so more people than usual, parties on every corner, music in the streets at every turn. We ...
... then have a mattress on top. Mattresses are covered with blankets and those who stay at the hotel are given arctic sleeping bags to sleep in. The whole hotel is like a work of art. Every wall, room, suite, bar area has intricate details carved into the walls and ceiling. Each year there is a different theme for the design of the hotel and the art work throughout. This year it was "A Journey to the Centre of Winter."
There is a Chapel where people ...