This trip to Quebec was one that celebrated winter instead of escaped it! Photos bring you right back to the experience at that moment. Looking at this picture from last winter, I relived the excitement that we all felt when we went to stay at the Ice Hotel. We were nervous, excited, cold-filled with the adrenaline that the unexpected can bring!
Family travel for me is about many things, but certainly one is creating shared memories that will hopefully last a lifetime – there’s no question about this one! Let me start by saying that the Ice Hotel is a sight worth seeing. From the architecture and design to the way the light passes through the structure is truly awe inspiring. That said, don’t say there with kids. It was as terrifying as it was amazing, which is part of the reason it will always be a vivid memory of something we accomplished/survived as a family. My kids may not remember the night of worrying about hypothermia, but they will remember how as a group we always look for new and unique experiences.
The rest of the trip we enjoyed the lovely hot coco and pool at the Fairmont Frontenac – a much better place to slumber. Check out more of this week’s family travel photos on Photo Friday.
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