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Moon Québec City (Second Edition)

By Andrea Bennett

  • Paperback
  • £11.99

Expat and journalist Andrea Bennett takes you on an exploration of Quebecois culture, food, and history.

Québec is its own world within Canada, with unique traditions, architecture, and language. Explore its history, joie de vivre, and Quebecois pride with Moon Québec City.
Strategic itineraries including a walking tour of the best views of Old Québec, romantic weekend getaways, and a four-day trip exploring the best of the cityActivities and ideas for every traveler: Explore the city's history at the Château Frotenac, or the Place Royale. Get a taste of Québec's French roots at one of hundreds of gourmet restaurants, or sample Quebecois delicacies like poutine, tourtier, and tarte au sucre. Browse the boutiques in trendy Saint-Roch and get cozy in a bar with a mug of mulled wine. Take the kids (or your inner kid!) to the Aquarium of Québec, or find the perfect spot for whale-watching at scenic Tadoussac. Take a day trip to Chute Montmorency waterfall and watch it tumble a fantastic 83 meters (that's over 270 feet!)Focused advice from local journalist Andrea BennettFull-color photos and detailed maps and directions for exploring on your ownBackground information on the landscape, history, individual neighborhoods, and Québec's unique French-Canadian cultureIn-depth coverage of Québec City's neighborhoods and suburbs, including excursions to the Île d'Orléans, Chute Montmorency, and TadoussacEssential insight on recreation, transportation, and accommodations, packaged in a book light enough to fit in your daypackWith Moon Québec City's practical tips, myriad activities, and an insider's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.

Biographical Notes

Andrea Bennett is a National Magazine Award-winning writer and editor who work has been published by The Atlantic, The Globe and Mail, Hazlitt, and The Walrus, among others. Based in Montr?al, she is the editor-in-chief of Maisonneuve magazine. Andrea holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia, and a BA in English and French from the University of Guelph. She frequently visits Qu?bec City for romantic weekend getaways and agritourism on ?le d'Orl?ans and C?te-de-Beaupr?.

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  • ISBN: 9781631214936
  • Publication date: 31 Jan 2019
  • Page count: 200
  • Imprint: Moon Travel
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