Hemispheres explores Quebec’s Eastern Townships during the ultimate family weekend getaway. After weathering quarantine through their shared love of Canadian author Louise Penny, a mother-daughter duo seek out the inspiration behind her beloved “Inspector Gamache” novels.
The model for Penny’s fictional town of “Three Pines” is Quebec’s Eastern Townships region. This group of small cities, towns, and villages, nestled in southeastern Quebec, possess a bucolic charm.
This tranquil atmosphere will immediately resonate with fans of Louise Penny’s “Inspector Gamache” series looking to explore Quebec’s Eastern Townships. Fans can book a night at the luxurious Manoir Hovey or tour the Abbaye de Saint-Benoît-du-Lac, each a model for a pivotal location in Penny’s novels.
Visitors can also wander the towns in search of the bistros, bakeries and bookstores Inspector Armand Gamache calls home.
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