The Québec maritime Blog

Marie-Eve Lagacé

Originally from Gaspésie, Marie-Eve Lagacé loves both writing and her corner of the world, so she’s delighted to be able to combine these passions as the person responsible for this blog! Her favourite subjects are people, local culture and our regions’ unexpected (and sometimes unusual) treasures. Although she loves relaxing with a coffee and a good book, she also enjoys exploring new vistas and swimming with the salmon in the Matapédia River!

4 Fascinating Historical Figures from Our Regions

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Over the last few centuries, several people who led unusual lives have spent some of their time in the regions of Bas-Saint-Laurent, Gaspésie, Côte-Nord and the Îles de la Madeleine, and all have left their mark on the history and development of these regions. Here are four that are sure to fascinate you!

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20 Beaches to Visit in Eastern Québec

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Beaches are synonymous with summer vacation! Eastern Quebec is home to many superb seaside spots where you can bask in the sun, have fun or simply relax. Here are 20 beaches for you to discover, depending on your itinerary and what you’re looking for.

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Sea Fishing in Eastern Québec

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Considered a natural treasure of Québec, the St. Lawrence is a fascinating waterway! Here are a few places that will introduce you to the joys of sea fishing and where you can learn some of the secrets of aquaculture! So, will you set off on a memorable excursion this summer?

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Winter Souvenirs of Gaspésie

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Over the past few years, Gaspésie has become an increasingly popular winter destination. Offering impressive amounts of snow and picture-postcard scenery, it has something for everyone! See for yourself through these photos found on Instagram.

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Winter Souvenirs of Côte-Nord

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Do you dream of an adventure-packed winter vacation surrounded by larger-than-life scenery? Côte-Nord is the destination for you! To give you an idea of what awaits you in this region, here are a few winter photos found on Instagram.

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Winter Souvenirs of Bas-Saint-Laurent

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

Bas-Saint-Laurent is a charming and picturesque region in all seasons. In the winter, the snow-covered landscapes will delight outdoor enthusiasts and photography lovers. To give you an idea of what awaits you in this region in the cold season, here are a few winter souvenirs of Bas-Saint-Laurent found on Instagram.

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Winter Souvenirs of the Îles de la Madeleine

   |   By Marie-Eve Lagacé

When you think of the Îles de la Madeleine, you probably imagine red cliffs, rolling green hills and sandy beaches stretching out as far as the eye can see… But this archipelago in the middle of the Gulf of St. Lawrence is just as attractive in the wintertime! Here are a few Instagram photos of the Islands in the cold season to prove it!

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