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Celebrate history

This year visitors to Quebec City will have something extra to celebrate – the 350th anniversary of Notre-Dame de Quebec Basilica-Cathedral. This cathedral is the oldest in North America and boasts a dazzling interior. Walk around inside, and admire the works of art.

cathedral:大教當
boast:自吹自擂、誇耀、以有…而自豪
dazzle:耀眼、使目眩、使驚異不已
dazzling:耀眼的、光彩奪目的、燦爛的
admire:欽佩、欣賞、稱讚

Fun in the snow

There’s more Christmas fun to be had outside Quebec City on the slopes of the Mont-Sainte-Anne resort. On December 22, Santa arrives via dogsled, and there are plenty of family-friendly activities throughout the week. You may want to choose a ski package - there are courses ranging from beginner to advanced level.

slope:坡、斜面
resort:度假村、度假中心、度假勝地
dogsled:狗拉的雪橇

On December 29, on Le Massif de Charlevoix, there’s even more snowy fun going on after dark! Usually the trails on this mountain close at sunset, but not on this night! If you feel daring, put on a headlamp and go skiing in the dark – it’s a rush you won’t forget! At the bottom, you’ll be welcomed with campfires, live music and more.

daring:大膽的、勇敢的
headlamp:頭燈、車子大燈(= headlight)
head:頭部
lamp:燈
rush:衝、奔、闖
campfire:營火會

Whether you’ve come to shop, see the sights or just have fun in the snow, you’re guaranteed to get into the holiday spirit here. If you’re looking for a picture-perfect Christmas experience, look no further than Quebec City.

guaranteed:必定的、肯定的
picture-perfect:美得像幅畫、完美的


文法:
to be had = available for people – usually something to enjoy
(被體驗)

特別補充:
tuque
:圓頂狀毛線帽(加拿大用法)

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