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Monday, July 30, 2012

Quebec City, Canada - 2011

# Posted by Joel Dixon at 30/07/2012 12:49:42

One my highlights of this Canadian trip was stopping part-way between Montreal and Quebec City to purchase a pizza. My very limited knowledge of French helped me read the menu (fromage, champignon etc) and I actually made my order in French. It was a fun experience - even though we still got mushrooms on the pizza after I requested 'non champignon'.

Quebec City was another city with a really cool "old town", lots of old buildings and reminders of a conflict-filled past.

Road
Some of the great old town

Non-Batman Statue
Chelsea thought this was a statue of Batman, then laughed at herself for such a concept. I have to admit - it does look like Batman

Cannon
This kind of thing is just awesome, thinking back to when cannons were needed to defend the city



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