Canada, Québec, Québec City

Québec Winter Carnival 2020

The Quebec Winter Carnival, or rather the Carnaval de Québec, is held annually in Québec City, Québec, Canada. At one time, it was the largest winter festival in the world. It's been held annually since 1955 and intermittently before that since its birth in 1894. It boasts of events like street parades, ice palaces, snow… Continue reading Québec Winter Carnival 2020

Pennsylvania, United States

Eastern State Penitentiary

October 31 – November 5, 2019  Our next site on Friday was the Eastern State Penitentiary, which used to be the most famous and expensive prison in America. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $10 for students and children when purchased online or at the Philadelphia Visitor Information Center, and a few… Continue reading Eastern State Penitentiary

Pennsylvania, United States

Liberty Bell

October 31 – November 5, 2019  Starting off day two, we slept in, had breakfast, and then headed into downtown Philadelphia. We began our visit at the Philadelphia Visitor Information Center. We had planned on starting off with Independence Hall, but we found out that tickets are required certain times of year (March-December). They do… Continue reading Liberty Bell