Category Archives: Quebec

Boreal safari Posted on by CarolPatterson

I screamed like a girl as a snake slithered over my shoulder in the dark movie theatre. My heart rate slowed as I realized the snake was only air, a special effect at the movie Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien uses … Read More

Canada’s largest ghost town a harbinger of a post-oil future? Posted on by CarolPatterson

One of the best historical attractions I’ve seen is the ghost town of Val-Jalbert in Quebec’s Saguenay– Lac-St. Jean Region. Val-Jalbert in the 1920s was a bit like Fort McMurray of today – a bustling town built around one industry.  … Read More