Trip Planning: Where to Go in Québec City

For those traveling to Québec City, here’s a helpful list of must-see sights and attractions in the city’s various neighborhoods, from Château Frontenac in Vieux-Québec’s Upper Town to the Aquarium du Québec just outside the city.

The 10-Day Best of Montréal and Québec City

Ten days is the perfect length of time to visit both Montréal and Québec City. This itinerary allows you to experience Montréal’s legendary nightlife and Québec City’s historic center, and also take a few side trips.

Montréal on a Budget

Montréalers are all about having the highest standard of living for the smallest possible cost. Here are a few tips to get the most from your travel budget.

A Quick Guide to Québécois Food

Some Québec dishes are variations on old French recipes and some are creations that are uniquely their own. Here’s a quick guide to some of the more common but obscure foods you may come across.

A Walking Tour of Historic Gastown

The birthplace of Vancouver, officially named Granville in 1870 has always been known as Gastown, for saloon owner “Gassy Jack” Deighton. Take this suggested walking tour and learn more about the area and its colorful history.

Vancouver Views on a Budget

Visiting Vancouver for the first time? Consider starting off by finding a viewpoint that shows you the layout of the city. Expert Andrew Hempstead shares options that are less expensive than flightseeing.

Moon Victoria & Vancouver Island

Canada expert Andrew Hempstead offers helpful tips for visiting these beautiful areas, from enjoying afternoon tea in Victoria to fishing off the shores of Vancouver Island. Hempstead uses his local knowledge to craft unique trip strategies for all interests, such as Family Fun. Complete with details on visiting the Royal London Wax Museum, whale-watching in […]