Tag Archives: winter fun

Dog Sledding in Quebec!

Yes, it is cold here in Quebec, but because of that cold, Quebec really is a winter wonderland.  Activities abound in Quebec, primarily due to our beautiful and abundant snow! One of the most amazing activities to do with friends … Continue reading

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German Christmas Market- fun for the entire family!

When staying in the Old Quebec during your Christmas visit you will definitely want to go see the German Christmas Market. At the Place de l’Hotel de Ville (City Hall), from  November 24 to  December 18, you can immerse yourself into the magical … Continue reading

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Quebec City’s Carnival 2015- 31st January to 16 February Quebec City will be in full carnival mode!

Trumpets everywhere, kids running around, laughter in the air, runny noses… That’s the definition of the Quebec City’s notorious carnival. There are activities left and right for all the family, so much that you won’t know what to do first! … Continue reading

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Quebec City celebrates New Year’s Eve in style!  The festivities take place on the famous Grande Allée, and are sure to please. Photo credit: Verreault Events Photo credit: Verreault Events Join the vibrant crowd to smash in the new year … Continue reading

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Festivités du Nouvel An à Québec

Si vous n’avez jamais célébré le Nouvel An sur la Grande Allée, osez vivre l’expérience cette année! Joignez vous à la foule effervescente afin de défoncer l’année dans une ambiance des plus festives : chansons à répondre, rigodons, violoneux, danseurs, acrobates, … Continue reading

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A winter joke that I have to share!

I have a great client of the hotel that just passed this along to me.  I have absolutely no idea who the author is, but it originated from Ontario.  So, I have replaced the word “Ontario” with the word “Quebec”. … Continue reading

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À vos marques, prêts ? Glissez !

Chaque hiver, ma fille raffole d’aller dévaler les glissades enneigées, aménagées sur le site du Carnaval de Québec. Situées sur les Plaines d’Abraham, les glissades sont garantes de plaisir pour tous ! La randonnée jusqu’au sommet de la colline ne vous … Continue reading

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Ready, Set, and Let’s go Tubing at Carnaval!

Without a doubt, one of my kid’s favorite Winter Carnaval activities is to go tubing down the groomed slopes at the Plaines of Abraham.  Fun for any age, it is just a short hike to the top of the hill, … Continue reading

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Snow Carving Magic at Quebec City’s Winter Carnaval

Stroll through the entrance gates of the Quebec City Winter Carnaval, where you will witness winter sculptors at work.  In this annual snow sculpture competition, artists, local and international alike, brave the cold as they sculpt their masterpieces in snow.  Using … Continue reading

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The sun shines on Quebec City’s Winter Carnaval 2012

Could we have asked for a more perfect day to kick off Quebec City’s winter carnaval?  I don’t think so.  Blessed with a blanket of snow the day before and then a weekend of mild and sunny weather, this year’s … Continue reading

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