Quebec

THE LAND OF DREAMS

CULTURE

In the Provence of Quebec the language they speak is French the language of love.The culture of Quebec emerged over the last few hundred years,resulting Predominantly from the shared history of the French North American Majority in Quebec. Quebec City's 400th anniversary was celebrated in 2008.It's the oldest French speaking community in North America.

GEOGRAPHY

Quebec is the largest Canadian province in terms of area and it can be found on the map east of Ontario. Quebec City is the capital of Quebec.Quebec occupies a vast territory nearly three times the size of France most of which is pretty sparsely populated More than 90% of Quebec's area includes the greater part of the Labor Peninsula.Quebec Cities location is at the intersection of the saint Lawrence and the saint Charles river.

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HISTORY

The Quebec provincial flag was adopted on January 21,1948.The flags design has a white cross and 4 fleur-delis on a blue background.The word Quebec is and Algonquin word meaning where the river narrows.Quebec joined the Canadian Confederation in 1867. Quebec has played a special role in French history.The modern province occupies much of the land where French settlers founded the colony of Canada (New France) in the 17th and 18th centuries. Jacques Cartier,a French explorer landed here in 1535. It wasn't until 1608 when Samuel de Champlain arrived that a permanent wooden fort and fur trading post were set up.

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FOOD

Many restaurants and pubs in Quebec will feature French dishes like Coq-Au-vin,Beef Burgundy,Pea Soup,and French Onion Soup.They also feature Quebecois Specialties such as a Tourtiere,Poutine,a Montreal smoked meat sandwich,and Montreal Beagles.

PLACES TO VISIT

There are many great places to visit in Quebec. Quebec is mostly high and low but the majority is warm and if it was that warm i would go to the best beaches in Quebec. One of the most popular beaches in Quebec is Plage De I'Horloge Beach. Another great place to visit is Quebec City it is a nice little town that has a lot of great places to go. The last thing is is Restaurant Le Continental a nice little restaurant that mostly serve foods that are very little but most enjoyable.