10 Cool Ways to Freeze Your Bum in Quebec City This Winter

16.12.18 02:20 PM By Putri - Comment(s)

Last Saturday was the first day of snow. The first snow is always beautiful and I always forgot that it’s the beginning of a long Quebec winter. I was thinking to write-up an article about activities in winter in Quebec. I thought I will do it later on, perhaps in January when the snow is up to my ...

Le Scotora summit at the Parc Jaques-Cartier on autumn

27.10.16 04:28 PM By Putri - Comment(s)


A week ago was the peak of the famous autumn where everything was colorful, but by the time I am writing this post, the snow has already fallen with no intention of stopping. Last weekend, right before the last leaves fall from the trees we went to the Jacques-Cartier National Park, 45 minutes from ...

Them Birdies

26.04.16 08:47 PM By Putri - Comment(s)

On a lazy Saturday (read : every Saturday mornings), all I do is enjoy a cup mug bucket of freshly brewed Indonesian coffee. Mentioning the origin of the coffee I drink is crucial, in case anyone would like to share me a cup of coffee, they would know exactly what coffee to bring...

St. Patrick's Day Parade in Québec

29.03.16 11:04 PM By Putri - Comment(s)
NYPD Pipes and Drums

Quebec is a francophone region in Canada, the history dates back to the 1500s. There was the big fuss about the French claiming their territory in North America. That’s how the Quebec got their French influence but the French was not the only settlers in Quebec, there were also t...

Poutine

14.03.16 12:09 PM By Putri - Comment(s)



Poutine..
Deep fried potatoes, a mountain of cheese curds, a dollop of greasy brown gravy. Its literally the king of junk food, its everything you should avoid to stay healthy. It could lead to cholesterol and heart problems. In my case it leads to a larger belly circumference. However, I still encou...

Quebec Annual Blizzard: 2016 Edition

04.03.16 11:02 PM By Putri - Comment(s)
Do you ever wonder how to pronounce the name Quebec? I have heard few different pronounciations like Kee-beck, Kwee-beck, but the way we say it here is: Keh-beck. Its the pseudonym of Winteristan.  This specific region has a too-long period of winter. If you take winter as the period when the s...