3 of Quebec’s most beautiful routes

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Despite its 36 million inhabitants, Canada has a vast territory. Indeed the country ranks second in the world in terms of surface area, behind Russia.
Like Canada, the province of Quebec also benefits from an extensive geography, which could contain 3 times France. But when you want to explore the region, the task does not look so simple when you see all the kilometers you have to go through.
During my different trips in Quebec, I spent a lot of time on the roads. Some may be somewhat boring, like route 40 linking Quebec and Montreal. Others, on the other hand, are less monotonous and allow you to admire beautiful landscapes. I suggest that we review together 3 beautiful roads of Quebec.

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Autumn colors

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In Quebec autumns, one after another, are very similar. Every year at the end of the summer the days become less and less sunny and the temperatures alternate between freshness and heat. Gradually the trees are transforming and then put on their best outfits. In the streets, parks, forests, you can see the same phenomenon, and above all the same dominant color: a prominent red. That of the maple.

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5 ways to immigrate to Canada

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Each year, Canada welcomes to its territory several hundred thousand immigrants, like refugees, permanent residents, temporary workers or students, people who immigrate to Canada for different reasons.
Many French people decide to settle in Quebec because the French language is spoken there. This obviously makes the integration easier because there are already many changes: culture, climate, work, family, friends, social life. Sometimes these differences are too difficult to overcome, that is why about half of the French immigrants return to France after five years of life in Quebec. So if you plan to settle somewhere in Canada, it will be better if you are aware of the cultural differences that await you.
You have plans to move to Canada? This will require first that you obtain a visa. So here are five ways to help you to achieve this goal.

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Chocolats Favoris

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Chocolats favoris, it is more than 20 chocolate shops, spread everywhere throughout Quebec. Now the chocolate maker can even be found in Montreal, since the opening last month of a shop in Quartier des spectacles district. In addition to chocolates, the place offers 12 chocolate fondue flavors to coat your ice cream.

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The fever of Festival d’été de Québec

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Festival d’été de Québec (FEQ) is the musical event of the year in Quebec City, one of the biggest in Canada. When I arrived in the city, everyone I met told me about it, each time with great enthusiasm. “You’ll see, the festival is fun!”, people told me incessantly. Others, however, were more nostalgic, and were remembering about the festival when the festival was free or almost, and looked somewhat like a village feast. It must be said that the festival has changed a lot since its founding in 1968. Since its creation the festival has grown over the years with more and more artists. More renowned also. Today there are hundreds of artists performing on ten stages.

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10 cultural differences between France and Quebec

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When you arrive in a new country you necessarily notice cultural differences between your new and your home country. And in Quebec, although French is spoken, there are lots of differences with France. In terms of language, for example, we can already see some changes – words and expressions that do not have the same meaning, adaptations in the grammar or in sentence structures, another accent – you may need a little bit of time to get used to it.

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Where to learn to ski in québec?

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Quebec City has the advantage of being close to several ski resorts – perfect for sliding sports lovers. Even if they do not have the sea, which is leading some to swim in the St. Lawrence River (this will give ideas to you Parisian friends perhaps?), Quebecers enjoy the snow through many activities (skiing, snowshoeing, skating…).

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