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Quebec Carnival–5 Things You Must See & Do

Quebec Carnival–5 Things You Must See & Do

Quebec Carnival is the largest winter carnival in the world. Like many Canadians, Quebecers celebrate winter–in fact, the first large winter carnival in Quebec City took place back in 1894! It wasn’t until 1954, however, that the annual tradition got...

I slept at the Ice Hotel!

Fog hugged the evergreens, the only color in a white world. I shivered. The hotel looked like something the Wicked Witch had made out of snow instead of gingerbread. Could I really sleep in a room made entirely of ice and snow? I’d already visited Quebec’s...

Quebec by Dog Sled

“Yip, yip, yip!” barked the dogs, anxious to be running. I couldn’t tell why we were stopped–half a dozen dogsleds were in front of me, each driven by a different musher, some of them for the first time. My friend, Neilia, mushing her own sled...
Winter in Quebec for Families

Winter in Quebec for Families

Family Vacation Some family vacations are better than others–my grandson Jon and I rate our 2006 experience in Quebec the “best family vacation” ever! With no experience at all in the French language, eight-year-old Jon started out somewhat worried...

Hilton Quebec Hotel – Hotel Review

by Linda Aksomitis The Hilton Quebec has one of the world’s best known and most-loved ambassadors as its greeter–the Carnaval de Quebec Bonhomme. And it’s no wonder, since the Hilton Quebec is right downtown in Quebec City near the Plains of Abraham,...
Quebec Carnival is Fun for Kids

Quebec Carnival is Fun for Kids

by Linda Aksomitis There’s nothing more fun than being a grandma and introducing your grandchild to new experiences–one of our most memorable has been a visit to Quebec Carnival, also called the Bonhomme Carnaval or the Carnaval de Quebec. The largest...
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