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Quebec City, Quebec

We only had an evening in Quebec City, but it was a great one. We didn’t really go into any sites, we simply strolled though this beautiful city. It was like walking in a small French town. The only two things that we really did were: walk up the old city walls and overlook the beautiful buildings, and then we drove up to the citadel for another view. I don’t really have a lot of information for you so, I’ll let our pictures do the talking.

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Notre Dame de Quebec

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Chateau Frontenac

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Overlooking the St. Lawrence River

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Chateau Frontenac

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The Old City Walls

IMG_6210 View from the top of the City Walls

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More from the top

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Again from the top

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Looking out over the City

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The Parliament Building

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The Parliament Building and Fontaine de Tourny

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13 Comments

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    liz
    June 30, 2013 at 2:58 pm

    Beautiful buildings! Beautiful photos! And you two are adorable!

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      ashleypaige4
      July 1, 2013 at 8:37 pm

      Thank you! It’s an easy place to photograph! And thank you 🙂 I think he’s very handsome, but I’m also biased 😉 This was a really great trip with him!

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    bringingtravelhome
    July 1, 2013 at 8:38 pm

    We are in Quebec in a few weeks, and staying Montreal 2 nights. Still haven’t decided if Quebec City is worth a quick side trip…. It would eat into the 3 days planned in Montreal. Lovely pics!

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      ashleypaige4
      July 1, 2013 at 8:43 pm

      I really liked Quebec City. It was a nice, relaxing day for us. We didn’t do much of anything, we just walked around the city, but we had been doing a lot of site-seeing so it was a good break. I think that it looked more like a French village, but there is so much to see in Montreal. We spent a little less than two days in Montreal, and there were still a few things we wanted to do. I think if you have a big list in Montreal- do that, but if you’d like a relaxing (and romantic) evening go up to Quebec City.

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      Wanderlust23
      July 4, 2013 at 2:01 pm

      I concur, you should make the time to go. It will be worth it!

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    aesharpe
    July 2, 2013 at 2:37 pm

    Quebec City is on my husband and I’s short list for places to visit in North America. Looks beautiful!

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      ashleypaige4
      July 2, 2013 at 2:38 pm

      It really is beautiful. We enjoyed just walking around- it’s incredibly romantic also, so it’s a good place to visit with your husband. Thanks for reading!

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