Quebec City is a travel destination that must need to be explored as soon as possible. Like, there are so many eye-catching places in Quebec that catch the attention of any individual at very first sight. Visiting the capital of Quebec’s province, sitting on the river of St-Lawrence gives you a unique and amazing experience and perspective into the Canadians’ culture and history. Furthermore, in 1500 Jacques Cartier (French) followed by Samuel de Champlain; was the first European to explore and land on the beneficent shores of Quebec. The latter one founded the City in the year 1608.
What it is Popular for?
Quebec City is a North Mexico City and its only fortified city. Further, it is also known as French Canada’s birthplace. Not only this, but in 1985 old Quebec, was declared as a heritage site of UNESCO. Another reason for its popularity is its rich history, Chateau Frontenac, cobblestone, Montreal red-light district, and European fortification and architecture.
Montreal Red Light District
Quebec City is incomplete without the Montreal red light. Worldwide it is known for its culture of sex-budding. The most famous point of Montreal red light district is Club Super Sexe and Le 28. The background of this district is to protect innocent girls from the wicked lusty men in the society. It is expected that the future of the Montreal district will take a new turn.
List of Five Things Not to Miss in Quebec City
I penned down a list of 5 things not to miss in Quebec City
- Streetwalk on the Quartier Petit Champlain
- Exploration of Quebec’s Citadelle
- Visit to the Cathedral
- Cocktail and Chateau Frontenac
- Saint Roch area
Street Walk on the Quartier Petit Champlain
One of the most popular things that people do In Quebec city is to walk on the streets of Quartier Petit Champlain. And by wandering on the streets of Quartier Petit Champlain you will get to know why it is famous for a European city in Canada. And Quartier Petit Champlain is known for its indie galleries, restaurants, and boutique shops along with its mesmerizing view. And most important visit is to breakneck stairs.
Exploration of Quebec’s Citadelle
You will find yourself indulge in history while paying a visit to the La Citadelle de Quebec. It is a famous historic site and is one of Canada’s first-ever project for the conservation of the heritage. The best time to visit this place in summer.
Visit to the Cathedral
If you want to visit the most historic church and want to observe Roman Catholic spirituality. Then you must visit the Cathedral- Basilica of Notre Dame de Quebec.
Cocktail and Chateau Frontenac
The best restaurant with respect to photography is Chateau Frontenac located in the heart of Old Quebec right at the river. Click amazing pictures over along with quality food.
Saint Roch Area
Saint Roch is best for people who want to do something unique. This city is full of street performances, funk art cooperation, farm-to-table, inventive cuisines, and boutique shopping. These all things including Montreal red light district will collectively make your trip full of entertainment.