Breakaway | Nov 29, 2013 | 11:07

Christmas Markets taking place across the province

Over the next few weeks, throughout the province, Christmas events are getting underway. Outdoor Christmas markets highlighting local products and crafts, and community. Julia Caron takes us on a whirlwind tour of three enchanting corners of Quebec.

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Breakaway - Ross Murray: A guide to the cosmosSep 16, 2014 | 3:37Breakaway Ross Murray: A guide to the cosmos Audio
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