Quebec City

Man Abandons Children After 3-Car Crash

CBC | Posted 02.20.2015 | 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 | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada Travel

What constitutes a great party? That's entirely subjective, of course. However, 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 | Posted 11.02.2014 | Canada Travel

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 | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Travel

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! | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada Travel

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, wants you to consider travelling to another city and taking in their Thanksgiving spirit this year.

The Number One Street to Visit in Canada Is... | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada Travel

The street has boutique shops, artisan galleries, and restaurants, as well as a 200-seat theatre within centuries-old stone walls, a mural that depicts different stages of the city's history. Rue du Petit-Champlain, lined with shops that belong to an artists' cooperative, ranks No. 1 among the Top 20 Streets to Visit in Canada.

Top 5 Canadian Cities for Entrepreneurs

Getty Images | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Living

If you're an entrepreneur who's willing to relocate, go west. Prairie cities offer the most benefits to budding businesses, according to a study by th...

Domestic Summer Destinations For Staying Active

Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Travel

Whether it's exploring national parks or participating in physical activities, Canadians love the outdoors. Increasingly, more and more travellers are...

Should Canada Trust Greece?

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

It seems that Greece is finally headed in the right direction and with Canada's support and the tireless work of ambassadors, the country's crisis may indeed eventually be overcome. However, the Greek government must continue its reforms in order to prove that it is worthy of this international trust.

Forget America: Canada's International Tourism Is Growing

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 07.14.2013 | Canada
Adrian Brijbassi

While the Canadian tourism industry faces headwinds from its traditional markets because of the continued lagging economies in Europe and the United States, it has seen growth in other parts of the world.

Quebec Sinkhole Forces Evacuation

CBC | Posted 06.12.2013 | Canada

People who live in and near two Quebec City buildings evacuated Thursday after a sinkhole appeared in a nearby parking lot say they've noticed problem...

3 Quebec Teens Charged With Plotting School Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada

QUEBEC - Three Quebec City teens have been charged with planning a shooting at their high school.The three teens — two boys aged 14 and 15 and a 16-...

30-Car Pile-Up Blocks Quebec Highway

CBC | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada

Transport Quebec has reopened a stretch of Highway 40 west of Quebec City, closed for more than ten hours after a major pileup involving 27 vehicles M...

Who Holds Keys To City Hall: Fear Of Nudge Nudge, Wink Wink Relations

Dermod Travis | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

If voters were under the impression that it's only provincially in B.C. where corporate and union bucks talk tough, think again. Consider how much each candidate running for a mayor's chair in various Lower Mainland municipalities had to raise for their campaign in last year's local elections.

Canada and Quebec: Don't Stay Together For the Kids

Jordon Froese | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Politics
Jordon Froese

If Pauline Marois' government decides it wants to lead Quebec out of Canada, to my mind she's simply following the logical path that has been laid down (intentionally or not) by our Federal leaders over the past 145 years. If it turns out Quebec wants a divorce we should grant it and move on. It seems evident there wasn't much of a family to begin with, and we don't seem to want to start building one now.

Legionnaires' Death Toll Rises

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2012 | Canada Living

QUEBEC - An outbreak of legionnaires' disease in Quebec City has claimed its 10th victim.Public health authorities say there have now been 165 cases s...

Mysterious Reason For Quebec Sovereignty Holdup

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Sovereigntists envision seeing cobblestoned, cliff-top Quebec City take its place among world capitals to host foreign embassies and dignitar...

9 Dead, Government Orders Inquiry

CBC | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Living

A coroner's inquest into the Quebec City outbreak of legionnaires' disease that has killed nine people has been ordered by the provincial government, ...