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Trekking to Sept-Îles, Part 6….Le Bic

Up until this year, I had never heard of “Le Bic“. Although we have been driving to and from and through Rimouski for many years, visiting Andre’s brother who lived there, I had never taken note of “Le Bic” (which … Continue reading

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Trekking to Sept-Îles, Part 5….Heading Home

Usually we use the same route to go back as we did to get to Sept-Îles. But this year we received an invitation to visit Andre’s niece in a small village on the other side (south shore) of the St. Lawrence River. This … Continue reading

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Trekking to Sept-Îles, Part 4

This is Viateur. Viateur is 91 years old and married to Aline, my husband’s niece. Viateur is an artist, writer, canoeist, fisherman and an avid gardener. If you drive down Viateur’s street, you will have no problem knowing which house is his … Continue reading

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Trekking to Sept-Îles, Part 3

Sept-Îles! We finally made it! We got there much earlier than we usually do, so decided to go get some crab guédilles at the wharf. What is a guédille  you ask? My favourite “definition” comes from “cooksinfo.com“:   A Guédille is a … Continue reading

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Trekking to Sept-Îles 2014, Part 2

We have made this trek to Sept-Îles, Quebec countless times…we used to go twice a year and some years we’ve had to make extra trips for funerals and anniversary celebrations. Throughout the drive all along that St Lawrence River, there are incredibly … Continue reading

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Trekking to Sept-Îles 2014 Part 1

We’ve been going to Sept-Îles almost every year for about 20 years now. Hubby was born and raised there, so we go back to visit family and friends every summer. Sept-Îles is in northern Quebec, on the north shore of the Gulf of … Continue reading

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Road Trip!

So we’re getting ready for our annual trek to northern Québec …I thought I’d invite you to come along! The drive will take about 8-10 hours from Québec City. It will be a long day, but the scenery is spectacular … Continue reading

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