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Snow Wars
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Snow Wars

21 Feb, 2019

Québec City gets an average of 303.4 centimeters of snow every year. For those of you who think in...

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Modernity
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Modernity

31 Jan, 2019

Old Québec is, not surprisingly, known for its old architecture. 411 years of existence have left us numerous varieties...

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Mary Ann
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Mary Ann

28 Aug, 2018

Mary Ann was a slave who worked in her master’s house near Québec City’s Place Royale. In August of...

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Cheese matters
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Cheese matters

5 Apr, 2018

Have you heard the news? Last month, in Madison, Wisconsin, a panel of connoisseurs at the World Championship Cheese...

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Gone to the dogs
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Gone to the dogs

28 Feb, 2018

A couple of weeks ago, I took a group of students from the Maritimes dogsledding on Québec’s south shore. The weather...

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Sweet Summer
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Sweet Summer

31 Aug, 2016

Here in Québec, where winter is nearly seven months long, you have to savor the fleeting sweet of summer....

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By chance
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By chance

28 Jan, 2016

If, by chance, you were in Lafayette, Louisiana, last Thursday evening, I hope you were able to go to...

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Day and Night
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Day and Night

1 Jan, 2016

The mansion at number 575 Grande Allée captures attention day and night. In the light of day, you notice...

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