What Travel Writers Say




 

Trois Rivières, Québec - What Travel Writers Say Links

© Compiled by Mike Keenan
Trois Rivières, Québec

Trois Rivières, Québec - is a city in the Mauricie administrative region at the confluence of the Saint-Maurice and Saint Lawrence Rivers, on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River across from the city of Bécancour. It is approximately halfway between Montreal and Quebec City. Founded on July 4, 1634, it's the second permanent settlement in New France, after Quebec City in 1608. The city is named for the fact that the Saint-Maurice River, which is divided by two small islands at the river's opening, has three mouths at the Saint Lawrence River. Jean Béliveau, retired NHL hockey player for the Montreal Canadiens, inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1972 is from Trois Rivières.

Share It !
Facebook Twitter Yahoo MySpace Delicious Email this via Gmail Follow Me on Pinterest

What to see & do (links)
1. Our Lady of the Cape Shrine
2. Old Jail of Trois-Rivières
3. Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières
4. Parc de l'ile-St-Quentin
5. Musèe Quebecois De Culture Populaire
6. Forges du Saint-Maurice
Trois Rivières, Québec Trois Rivières, Québec Trois Rivières, Québec Trois Rivières, Québec Trois Rivières, Québec Trois Rivières, Québec


YouTubes

Canada: Trois-Rivières

Grand Prix de Trois Rivières
Trois Rivières Weather
Find more about Weather in Trois-Rivieres, CA
Click for weather forecast


View Larger Map

If you go
Tourism: http://www.tourismetroisrivieres.com/en
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trois-Rivi%C3%A8res
Wikitravel: http://wikitravel.org/en/Trois_Rivieres
In Fiction: http://www.thebpc.ca/the-resource-file/literary-festivals/
Places of worship: http://www.yellowpages.ca/search/si/1/Churches...
Trip Advisor: http://www.tripadvisor.ca/Tourism-g155037-Trois_Rivieres...
Local News: http://www.abyznewslinks.com/canadqc.htm




Copyright © ~ What Travel Writers Say ~ All Rights Reserved.
Contact WTWS