Quebec, also known as Quebec City is the capital of the Canadian province ofQuebec. A popular travel destination, Québec City and its surrounding area welcomeover 6 million tourists every year from all corners of the world. The city isfull of attractions and fascinating discoveries for visitors.
The city is internationally known for its Summer Festival, Winter Carnival, andthe Château Frontenac, a hotel which dominates the city skyline. The NationalAssembly of Quebec, the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (National Museumof Fine Arts of Quebec), and the Musée de la civilisation (Museum ofCivilization) are found within or near Vieux-Québec. Among the other attractionsnear the city are Montmorency Falls and the Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré.
Lower Town, home to the first settlers of New France, encompasses the oldport district and a host of other treasures. Leading the way to Upper Town aresteep, winding roads and stairways with telling names, like Côte de la Montagne(Mountain Road) and Escalier Casse-Cou (Breakneck Stairway). And crowning it all is one themost photographed buildings in the world, the famous Château Frontenac, perched atop towering Cape Diamond. In Upper Town, the contours of the fortifiedcity are easy to see and explore. In fact, all it takes is a short stroll tounderstand why Old Québec was named a UNESCO World Heritage Treasure.
Québec City official website
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