Photos from around the Hotel Frontenac for Power Quality and Smart Grid Conference in 2010.
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View from my room
View the other way
Slower way to get around
View down the hill from front of hotel
An artist at work
See next photo
Explains previous photo
Tai Chi (I think)
Clown entertaining by blowing balloons, etc.
Various artisans at work
Bellringer: She rang those bells for at least 15 min.
Church with bell tower. Anglican. this was Sunday. Not many people there.
another street scene
Glimpse of Hotel Frontenac
Roosevelt and Churchill met at the Citadel in 1943 and 1944 to discuss war strategy
St. Louis gate
Frontenac's defense against the British coming out of Boston
St. Louis gate
Monument to Gandhi. Why here? I dunno.
Monument to the Quebec conferences
Tourists going through the St. Louis gate
On top of the gate
View of ramparts
Hotel. With the copper roof typical of Canadien Pacific railroad hotels.
Citadel walls with cannon placements
Walls. Note holes in wall
Looking down the business end
View from top of citadel walls looking back toward the Parliament building
St. Lawrence river view
Guy on waverunner. Guess where he was heading ...
About to jump the wake of the freighter. Fun!
View from walkway
Hotel Frontenac (operated by Fairmont)
View of lower town
View of Promenade
Artifacts recovered from excavations of the old sites.
Explanation of Frontenac's house
Excavation. this was kitchen from 1700's
Another view. This was all the basement.
Explanation of statue
One of many musicians looking for money. This guy was pretty good.
Going down into the excavations.
Attempt of Admiral Phips to conquer Canada about 80 years prior to US revolutionary war.
The stove in the kitchen
Bathroom (Basically an outhouse in the basement). Smell must have been interesting.