Capital City Tour (The End)

News Title Capital City Tour (The End) Posted by Frank Senecal (9214)
News ID 308 Date and Time 2020-06-17 01:31:18

Capital City Tour (The End)
(Canadian Style)

Québec, Quebec

The origin of the city’s name, Québec, comes from the Algonquin language “narrow passage” or “straight”. Originally, it was used to describe the narrowing of the St. Lawrence near the current site of the City of Québec.

Route: V318 J568 DICEN YOW J546 YSO SIMCO2
Distance: 455 nm

Toronto, Ontario

The name Toronto is derived from an Iroquois term meaning 'where there are trees in water' in reference to a weir for catching fish. Toronto gradually came to refer to a larger region that includes the site of the present city.