Quebec City is a premier destination for meetings and events, with widespread international appeal. October 14, 2010
Meetings & Incentive Travel Advertising Feature
Discover the charm of Quebec City. The area’s European appeal and North American lifestyle make it a destination for tourists, business travellers and international delegates. A storied history, thriving arts scene and vibrant Frenchspeaking community make it a city unlike any other.
Conde Nast Traveller ranked Quebec City the 12th-best destination of the world, and the third-best in the Americas (excluding the U.S.), over Toronto and Montreal.
In addition to accolades, The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) identified historic Old Quebec City as a UNESCO World Heritage Treasure for its outstanding cultural value and natural heritage.
The city that celebrated its 400th anniversary a mere two years ago, is known for its joie de vivre, superb architecture and fine dining. It’s also the province’s capital and thus prides itself on clean, safe, walkable urban areas.
In addition, Quebec City has welcomed the world through hosting many special events. These include the 12e Sommet de la Francophonie, the third World Chambers.