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A visit to the Citadelle de Québec at nightfall

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Nineteenth-century thief Edward Alexander Taylor told the story of his desperate escape over the cliffs of Cap Diamant, fleeing to the United States.

Welcome to the Citadelle de Québec. The sun has just set but the ghosts of soldiers and prisoners of the past still walk through the seemingly deserted military base.