Pamela MacNaughtan

Hello, I'm Pamela! I'm a travel and food writer, chocolat chaud addict, an anglophone who prefers life in Quebec. When I'm not working on Urban Guide Quebec, I am writing about Quebec City, travelling, updating guidebooks, and writing freelance! There's a good chance I'm planning my next Quebec road trip, got tips?
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A Staycation at Le Germain Hotel Ottawa

Perched on the corner of Daly Avenue and Waller Street, Le Germain Hotel Ottawa is a sleek contemporary hotel. Its lobby is small, grey, and black, with a splash of…

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Getting from Quebec City to Nova Scotia

Quaint villages and a bustling capital city complement the lush valley, rolling mountains and hundreds of kilometres of coastline. The journey from Quebec City to Nova Scotia is almost as…

New Glasgow: A fascinating low-key destination

New Glasgow: A Charming Low-Key Getaway

New Glasgow is an off-the-beaten-path destination, a place that thrives on being subtle and genuine, where tourism is a bonus and not a driving force. New Glasgow, Nova Scotia is…

Falling in Love with the Eastern Townships

Falling in Love with The Eastern Townships

I’m not the first person to fall in love with the Eastern Townships, and I won’t be the last. Known as the garden of Quebec, the Eastern Townships has verdant…

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Have You Considered Sudbury, Ontario?

It’s fine if you need to look at a map to find Sudbury, Ontario. It’s generally not the first place one thinks of when planning a holiday. It’s known for…

A Succulent Dinner at Peking Duck Ottawa

An exciting new addition to the ByWard Market area has opened, Peking Duck Ottawa – a delicious reason to savor a traditional Chinese specialty dish. Miam!