Ce vieux quartier est pleine de choses à voir et à faire. Il y a plusieurs de bâtiments historique, des attractions touristiques, les brasseries et les restaurants, les galeries, les magasins de souvenirs, et beaucoup d'autres boutiques. Parmi les rues les plus célèbrés il y a rue du Trésor, près du Château Frontenac, où se trouve les galeries de beaucoup d'artistes comme Jacques Brousseau et Jean Cencig. Sur les rues St-Jean et St-Paul on peut trouver les boutiques moins touristique. Après ayant fait du shopping, dinez à un des bistros les plus fins du Canada pour éprouver tout ce qui est bon dans Vieux-Québec.
This most beautifully preserved area of Vieux-Québec is also one of the city's cherished shopping districts. Quartier Petit Champlain is certainly heavily thronged to and many establishments cater to the visiting hordes. There are, nonetheless, many unique boutiques to be unearthed. Quebec fashion designers are featured heavily on the rue du Petit-Champlain, including Oclan, Point de Mire, Les Vêteries and Zazou. Numerous art and crafts galleries provide everything from souvenirs to high-end housewares; well-known stores include Brin de folie and the Galerie d'Art Bégin and Pauline Pelletier. High-quality jewelry is on offer at the magnificent Pierre Vives and Louis Perrier Jewelers. The district abounds with cafes and restaurants.
Let the kids run wild with their imagination at this veritable wonderland of toys that spans 2322.6 square meters (25000 square feet). Established in 2004, Benjo is widely considered to be one of the best toy stores in the region, with an exhaustive selection that spans numerous genres and age groups. Going beyond the traditional concept of a toy store, the shop has numerous activities to pique children's curiosity. A ride throughout the store aboard the electric train is a favorite with the children. Besides this, there's a restaurant as well as a crafts corner for the kids to unleash their creativity. Check website for more.
Les Galeries de la Capitale, c'est plus qu'un centre commercial. C'est aussi un parc d'amusement intérieur avec, entres autres, montagnes russes, autos tamponneuses, patinoire, plusieurs salles de cinéma et théâtre IMAX. On y trouve plus de 250 magasins, dont des boutiques de mode pour femmes, hommes et enfants, accessoires, bijoux et boutiques spécialisées. Il abrite aussi quelques grandes chaînes québécoises comme San Fransisco, l'Officiel et Simon's, un grand magasin branché et de qualité.
It's no secret that Quebec City, with its long history of fur trade is haven for those in love with fur products, and Les Fourrures Du Vieux-Port is one of its finest purveyors. The family-owned business has been operating for decades now and remains a staple for luxurious fur products. Choose from their extensive collection of coats, jackets, caps and other accessories. For label-enthusiasts, there's a restrained selection of designer fur coats as well. The expansive store, with warm lighting accents makes for a comfortable browse. Check website for more.
This small store in Quebec's Quartier Petit Champlain, is dedicated to showcasing marvelous creations by local sculptor Alain Flamand. Flamand, known for his detailed carvings of wood, has been delighting clients with beautiful wood-carved figurines for over 30 years. Each piece, handcrafted by Alain Flamand himself, has drawn inspirations from various sources: folklore, nature, wildlife, humans and others, but Quebec is the common theme running through all the sculptures.
A myriad of boutiques and specialty stores welcome shoppers to this picturesque street in Montcalm. From trendy fashion boutiques to popular local establishments, the street offers a truly mixed bag and lots of opportunities for unexpected delights. There's a large number of restaurant and cafes to fuel your shopping sojourn. Come evening, the streets get livelier thanks to the numerous watering holes and nightspots.
Boîte à Pain is a bakery located in the Saint Roch neighborhood of Quebec City. Their bread is made of local organic ingredients which are of a very high quality. It also has a unique taste and flavor and is long lasting in nature. The bakery also serves sandwiches and pizzas; needless to say, all baked in-house. They also serve expresso, filter coffee, hot chocolate etc and also house special desserts, which makes them a soulful bakery. Check their website for details.
All you lovers of chocolate find your way to Érico, if you want to give in to your dark temptations. Take in the many objects on display at the museum. Furthermore, learn the secrets of chocolate making and also watch a video demonstration. Then move on to the most interesting part, ordering your choice of chocolates! Home delivery is available too.
Montreal-based designer Philippe Dubuc rose to fame in the late 1990s garnering numerous accolades in the local and international fashion circuit. His eponymous boutique in Saint-Roch showcases his extremely popular menswear collection characterized by classic lines and innovative use of textures. Though the collection his heavy on black, the designs never get monotonous. The boutique interiors, done up in neutral colors, with minimalistic decor and cutting-edge lighting choices does well to highlight the collection.
One of the main streets that run through the neighborhood of Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Rue Saint-Jean is lined with a fantastic array of boutiques and stores, making it perfect for a shopping-spree in the city. While the street is heavy on fashion boutiques, one can also find gems like Maison Jean-Alfred Moisan, which is one of the oldest grocery stores in North America. The ample restaurants and cafes ensure that you never run out of steam when shopping. The beautiful sights of the old town are an added bonus.