Quebec City

Quebec Driver Jumps In River To Avoid Breathalyzer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2016 | Canada

He also stole a pair of firefighter's pants.

Untold Stories Of Quebec City's Greatest Attractions

Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada Living

The untold stories of some of Quebec City's most impressive landmarks.

Pssst...5 Secret Attractions In Québec City

Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Living

There’s the attractions everyone visits while in Québec City and then there’s these hidden gems

Québec City's Nature Excursions Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Living

Nothing is better than chasing waterfalls, traversing bridges or taking sunset strolls alongside wild animals in one of Quebec City's nature attractions.

Local Governments Have A Problem With Transparency

Dermod Travis | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada Politics
Dermod Travis

When most communities in B.C. have more in-camera meetings than the City of Toronto, there's a problem. In Ontario, councils are entitled to go in-camera to consider six specific matters. There are four reasons that councils must go in camera and over a dozen reasons why they "may" close a meeting. The nuance between "may" and "must" seems to have been lost on a few.

The Best Bang For Your Canadian Travel Buck

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

The Canadian dollar is at an all-time low and that can mean a lot of re-planning or at least careful planning for Canadians looking to get away during March break. So where can you go to get away while not having to plan a getaway from a bank just to pay for it? Here's an easy way: stay in Canada.

Ministers Approve Plan To Reduce Violence Against Aboriginal Women

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Politics

Ministers want to work together to "do our part to end the horrible and unnecessary situation."

5-Year-Old Hospitalized After Hot Tub Accident

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada

Audrey Lapointe says her daughter started to "lose consciousness" because she was in so much pain.

Definitive Proof Quebec City Is One Of Canada's Most Beautiful Places

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Living

"La belle province," indeed.

Quebec City, Las Vegas Invited To Phase 2 Of NHL Expansion

CP | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada Business

The Quebec City and Las Vegas bids are the only two currently in the running

Only Quebec City, Las Vegas Submit Bids In NHL Expansion Process

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada

Expansion would be for the 2017-18 season, commissioner Gary Bettman said last month.

Quebec City Rock Slide Forces Downtown Evacuation

CBC | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada

Inspectors are studying part of a cliff in Old Quebec City to make sure it's safe after a rock slide occurred Tuesday night. A stone fell onto the ...

Quebec City Protesters Rally For Government Action On Climate Change

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Climate-change activists flooded the streets of Quebec City Saturday afternoon to demand action from provincial and territorial leaders who a...

Man Abandons Children After 3-Car Crash

CBC | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada

Quebec City police are looking for a 38-year-old man who ran away from the scene of a three-car crash, leaving two young children behind in the backs...

Best Five Romantic Dining Cities In North America

Parmjit Parmar | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Living
Parmjit Parmar

If you happen to be in one of these five cities across the United States and Canada, you're in luck. In addition to gourmet dining, we've got our eye on some of the most romantic places to take your loved one for a feast of the senses this February 14th.

Canada's Best New Year's Eve Party Spots

Vacay.ca | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

What constitutes a great party? That's entirely subjective, of course. However, Vacay.ca has put together a shortlist of where to go -- whether you're a singleton, coupled up or just part of one big happy family. No matter who you are these ideas will make sure you have fun.

Anti-Islam Campaign Hits Mosques

CBC | Posted 01.10.2015 | Canada

Three Quebec City mosques were the target of xenophobic messages over the weekend. Signs reading “Islam hors de chez moi” — Islam out of my co...

PGA Champions Tour A Hit In Quebec City

Vacay.ca | Posted 11.02.2014 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

There is a chill in the air and the ground is wet from all the rain we've just had. There's no one else on the golf course except for the odd deer I see in the forests that line the fairways of La Tempete Golf Club in Lévis, near Quebec City.

Canada's Car Culture Isn't as Bad as the Danish Tourists Think

Mark D. McGuire | Posted 10.06.2014 | Canada Impact
Mark D. McGuire

This week, two European tourists complained about the Canadian car culture after a brief stint in the 10 million square kilometer nation of over 35-million people. The British and Danish complainers now reside in Aarhus, Denmark. While I support criticizing a country, it is also good to have the facts in order. To that end, here are some stats Chabowski should have taken into account before making rush judgments on Canadian society.

State Of Emergency In Belleville

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2014 | Canada

BELLEVILLE, Ont. - Teams of volunteers in southern Ontario and Quebec were preparing for flooding with walls of sandbags on Sunday as they awaited hea...

Quebec City Man Set On Fire

CBC | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada

A 19-year-old man is in hospital in Quebec City after being doused with gasoline and set on fire outside a restaurant in the suburb of Vanier Saturd...

Best Places to Travel in Canada: 2014

Vacay.ca | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

In 2017, the nation marks its 150th birthday. The celebratory mood spikes this Canada Day, when the sesquicentenary of the 1864 Charlottetown Conference turns the Prince Edward Island capital into a summer party zone that will be on the itinerary of thousands of travellers. Thanks to the festive atmosphere, Charlottetown tops the list of the 20 Best Places to Travel in Canada in 2014.

Best of Canadian Travel in 2013

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

Except for a couple of sojourns to the Caribbean, I spent the entire year's travels within Canada, exploring its abundance of wonders. Although my trip to Sonora Resort stands at the top, it was far from a singular highlight. Here's my exhaustive list of the best Canadian travel destinations, from resorts to restaurants, of the past year.

The Top 20 Streets In Canada: Vive Quebec!

Vacay.ca | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

While some choices were difficult, top spot turned out to be an easy decision. Rue du Petit-Champlain, lined with shops that belong to an artists' cooperative, was a clear choice for No.1 among the Top 20 Streets to Visit in Canada.

Try Travelling This Thanksgiving

Brian Simpson | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada Travel
Brian Simpson

Canadian Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and that means it's time to celebrate. But instead of preparing a huge dinner and eating yourself into a turkey coma, travelocity.ca wants you to consider travelling to another city and taking in their Thanksgiving spirit this year.