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Quebec monastery opens award-winning hotel

August 16, 2016

A Quebec Augustinian monastery for women that was cloistered until 1965 has been named the top destination for a “mental and physical reboot” by National Geographic Traveler.

The monastery, whose membership has fallen from 170 to eight over the past five decades, opened a boutique hotel last year.

 
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  • Posted by: 1Jn416 - Aug. 16, 2016 2:09 PM ET USA

    The referenced article quotes one of the sisters, and says that at 73 years old she is the youngest of the eight remaining. Tragic.