Category Archives: Quebec

>Quebec City, and Guy

>In Quebec City I was meaning to go for a bike ride only to discover my tire was flat. So I went on foot and was followed by the drummer du jour. He is a little bit chatty (understatement) but … Continue reading

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>Maple Candy

>I’ve always wanted to see this and finally I got my chance. When you heat maple syrup up to a certain temperature and pour it on snow, it makes maple candy. I was so happy to finally see it demonstrated … Continue reading

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>Checker les Chars

>I’m not the best in French and I damn well can’t conjugate an “er” verb anymore. Even a Canadian verb such as Checker, “to check”. But this is what my friend A does for a living, he goes around the … Continue reading

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>Quebec City and a Walk

>Docked for the second time in Quebec City found us doing the same thing. Taking a walk up the hill to Guy’s house Here it is! He fed us a nice lunch of homemade soup and Croque-Monsieur‘s. (Don’t say Pea … Continue reading

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>Apple Crisp in Quebec City

>We were lucky enough to be sailing through Quebec city for the fall season.The first thing you see when looking from the ship is the Chateau Frontenac set on the hill. The Chateau Frontenac is a landmark of Quebec City. … Continue reading

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>Back on the Rust Bucket

>I very graciously stole this title from Becky. Thanks! I arrived safely at the ship. People greet me. The crew inquires how my drive was.Since I am from Canada they assume I drove from Victoria to Montreal. We were there … Continue reading

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>Beautiful Quebec City

>Here we are, right in the middle of the lower town, in old Quebec. The Chateau Frontenac graces the hill A more average looking street Whatever this is called, a frequently photographed alley that always has art for sale. The … Continue reading

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>Montreal

>Montreal is another place where old meets new. We were there 2 weeks ago, and the colours were coming out already.. I overheard some guests who were standing next to me, giggling at the irony of the soap shop next … Continue reading

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La Baie de Ha! Ha!, Quebec

It’s no joke, La Baie de Ha! Ha! is a real Canadian city, inspiring many laughs around the luxury cruise liner.. We were not the only ship in the Fjord that morning, the Sea Princess, who likes to follow us … Continue reading

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>La Baie de Ha! Ha!, Quebec

>It’s no joke, La Baie de Ha! Ha! is a real Canadian city, inspiring many laughs around the luxury cruise liner.. We were not the only ship in the Fjord that morning, the Sea Princess, who likes to follow us … Continue reading

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