Le Coureur Des Bois
Travel Blogs from Quebec City
... of the residence and the current business. We were also told that La Cremaillere is the device people used in medieval times to position the cooking pot either near or far from the fire when cooking. This was always the last thing you installed in your home and once you installed it then it was customary to invite people over for your first meal in your home. Each guest would bring a piece of wood which is where the term house warming originated from. Pretty cool huh? We were feeling ...
... phase to come- School. And the holiday with dear and finally a lifelong journey of happiness with him.
This is the list of objectives I have for this journey:
1. Speeding up my maturity growth
2. Using and Speaking French
3. Living the local lifestyle
4. Dealing with Solitude (aced if with my 30 min to talking to self non stop while waiting)
5. Talking to locals and ordering in french
I can say I am quite proud of myself now. Keep it up.
... some of them when I have guests..(but not the smoked bison, so don't fret!) I headed back for one last walk around the streets I'd come to love in just four short days. I'd managed to pack so much into them, despite the fact that I wasn't feeling 100%. I know that it is the kind of place you could happily come back to. I made one last visit to my favourite bakery on rue St Jean, and bought a small box of their specialty macaroons as a gift for my hosts. There's still so ...
It is amazing how, in less than 48 hours, a very small room can become exploded with stuff. The term my mother would have used to describe our Montreal room on the morning that we packed up would have been "It looks as if a bomb has hit it", and she wouldn't be wrong. It was a mess. Nonetheless, we checked out not too far off our targeted time of 9am.
We packed up the car, and made our way on foot to the closest bike rack that we ...
... to us
tonight that they like to shag. Apparently in their neck of the woods this is
what you call people who like to dance. We just call them the hillbillies.
Took in the Encore show tonight.
Not bad, but we enjoyed the Broadway night more. Off to bed, Quebec City in the morning. Towel Lobster on
bed tonight. Not as tasty as the one we had the other night!