Visit Quebec City

Just a four-and-a-half hour drive north from Bangor, Canada’s oldest city has winter in its DNA and while the days may be short, they are long on fun, food and festivals.

Hugging the cliffs above the St. Lawrence Seaway, Quebec City is one of North America’s only walled cities and a UNESCO World Heritage City. It pays homage to winter with a distinctly European flair from the French-styled architecture down to the centuries-old cobblestone streets.

And, oh, how they love to party in those streets.

Cold, winter-like conditions come early in Old Quebec, with snow a real possibility in November and December.

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