Québec City sits on the Saint Lawrence River in predominantly French-speaking Québec province. Dating to 1608, it retains its fortified colonial core, Vieux-Québec and Place Royale, with narrow streets, stone buildings and a European feel. This area is site of the famous, towering Château Frontenac Hotel and imposing Citadelle of Québec. The Petit Champlain district’s cobblestone streets are lined with bistros and boutiques.
Weather: 19°C, Wind W at 3 km/h, 94% Humidity
Getting there: 22 h 42 min flight. View flights
Local time: Thursday 5:27 AM
Population: 516,625 (2011) UNdata
Boroughs: Beauport, Quebec City, Charlesbourg, Quebec City, more