Québec City sits on the Saint Lawrence River in Canada’s mostly French-speaking Québec province. Known for the world-famous Château Frontenac, Québec City is also known for its rich history, cobblestone streets, European architecture and fortifications. It’s a piece of Europe in Canada. A city with a history of more than 400 years.
Here are some fun facts about the
- Quebec City is the capital of the province of Quebec.
- Quebec City is the only walled city north of Mexico.
- It has 4.6 kilometers of walls.
- The oldest part of Quebec City was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985.
- The design of the Ice Hotel changes from year to year in Quebec City.
- The Chateau Frontenac is the world’s most photographed hotel.
- This may be confusing but follow closely…Quebec City is also known simply as Quebec.
- Poutine originated in Quebec.
- The Quebec Winter Carnival Festival is known as “Carnaval” is the largest winter festival in the world.
- There are waterfalls in Quebec City
If you come to visit Montreal ever. Don’t forget to take a look of Quebec-city.
I just did a perfect utilization by writing this blog while traveling. Have a nice day.