Quebec City, Canada (August 2016)

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Engraving ″Vue de Quebec″ by Pierre-Eugene Grandsire, published in ″Le Tour du Monde, Nouveau Journal des Voyages″, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie., Paris, 1861.


Statue of Samuel de Champlain, the founder of New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608, and the flag of Quebec Province.


Paintings in the Parliament building. (The bright chandeliers are real, not parts of the paintings!)




Porte et Rue Saint Jean.


Porte et Rue Saint Louis.


River Saint Laurent.


Chateau Frontenac.









Old houses.


Place Royale.


Great mural paintings (left: Fresque des Quebecois)


Marche du Vieux Port.




Creative murals on highway pillars in Basse Ville.


Large streetlamps along Avenue Cartier.


Sculpture ″Trombe″ (watersprout) of artist Jean-Pierre Morin in the entrance courtyard of the Musee National des Beaux-Arts.


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