Posts Tagged ‘quebec’

Festival d’Ete de Quebec rocks!

If only my grandchildren could have seen me! Face painted and festive, I too was one of the revellers at the festival D’Ete de Quebec, in Quebec City. This joyful annual celebration of music and summer fun, with an eclectic mix of hard and soft Rock, folk music and street entertainers fills open air venues around the upper city, for two weeks every July. This year it will run from July 8- 18, 2010. Continue reading

No rush hour with VIA RAIL

As highway traffic gets worse, travelling by rail gets more appealing. For anyone travelling on the busy Quebec City – Windsor corridor in Canada, this is definitely the only way to go. VIA RAIL have worked hard to meet the needs of passengers, extending their routes and timetables and offering something for everyone, whether business travellers, couples or seniors seeking a relaxing vacation. Or take a Getaway break in Montreal or Quebec City and discover the wonderful dining, shopping and culture that these vibrant cities have to offer. Continue reading