Canada Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Vancouver and Vancouver Island - a quick summary
  2. 2 Victoria, Canada
  3. 3 Day trip from Toronto to 1000 Islands
  4. 4 Planning a trip to 1000 Islands
  5. 5 Is it too late to plan Banff & Jasper for this July?
  6. 6 Tweak itinerary for Canadian Rockies
  7. 7 Newfoundland in early June
  8. 8 Vancouver to Toronto car or train?
  9. 9 Think a horsey ride is a good idea?
  10. 10 Vancouver/Seattle Trip
  11. 11 HELP: Winnipeg to Grand Forks,ND
  12. 12 Toronto to N.F. to Buffalo without a car. Need help.
  13. 13 Nova Scotia in July
  14. 14 Cape Breton in early June
  15. 15 Magdalen Islands in early June
  16. 16 Magdalen Islands
  17. 17 Grround transportation from Vancouver Airport
  18. 18 How to break the drive from Montreal to Niagara falls?
  19. 19 Passport question for Int flight
  20. 20 Banff Jasper Itinerary Help - Need ASAP Married Couple 9 days
  21. 21 Itinerary for 10 day Maritime trip
  22. 22 Icefields Parkway
  23. 23 3 Nights in Cape Breton
  24. 24 Parking in Niagara & Toronto
  25. 25 Itinerary Needed for Pacific NW, Canadian Rockies & Vancouver
View next 25 » Back to the top

Quebec City's Winter Carnival & Visitor w/ Handicaps

Considering taking my 89 year-old mother to Quebec's Winter Carnival, and looking for any help and advice anyone can offer. (I've been two times and stayed in hostels.) She tires easily, and uses a walker. (I could rent or bring a wheelchair for her.) Do/how do handicapped people visit the snow carvings? It would be too much with a walker, and I don't think that a wheelchair would get around well. Any suggestions for keeping her warm while she's outside? (I expect she'll be up for one "event" each day that we're there. Seeing the snow carvings. Going to the Civilization museum. Taking the tour of the Frontenac.) Any suggestions on where to stay? It would be nice if the place was on the main floor, or there was an elevator. (I'm frugal, so anything with lower prices would be appreciated.) I was thinking of something with a small kitchen. It sounds like a crazy idea to go, but, when last in Quebec, I saw elderly locals. I suppose not everyone heads south for the winter.

No Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement