The Eastern Townships are renowned for their mountains, lakes, rivers, and picturesque countryside, but now that spring has finally arrived, another attraction—namely the region’s floral farms—are front and centre!
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Whether it’s to share basic tips on our PAL+ experiences, suggestions for fun activities to do in the area, interior design tips or even inspiring stories from past visits, our blog posts will always keep you connected and creative. Have fun reading!
Floral Farms Herald the Approach of Summer
Are You “Recto” or “Verso”?
Perhaps you’re wondering how the Versō hotel got its name? Basically, because of its location! The front of the building faces the calm waters of Lake Memphremagog; the back looks out over the picturesque landscapes of the Eastern Townships and downtown Magog. They say Recto et verso in French (it’s originally from Latin)—i.e. front and back!
The Confectionary Delights of Vanden Eynden Chocolates!
For residents of Magog, Alain Vanden Eynden and Danielle Lalous need no introduction. The Belgian couple, who arrived in Quebec in the early 1980s, have been tempting customers with a sweet tooth ever since 1986!
Be on Trend This Year With “Slow Travel”!
The frantic pace of life today scarcely leaves you time to draw breath! Between commuting on the subway, pressures at work, sleep deprivation and last, but certainly not least, non-stop news on social media—it’s no wonder we want to get away from it all!
Four Ideas in Magog for Getting Into the Christmas Spirit
One way to counter the November gloom is by getting into the holiday mood! We can do that by playing Christmas music, by decorating the tree and preparing mugs of hot chocolate garnished with marshmallows, ready to serve to family and friends in preparation for those long winter evenings...
Five Unusual Ways to Explore the Eastern Townships
The Eastern Townships have more to offer than you think! Explore some unusual activities that you will definitely want to try on your next visit in the region.
Summer in the Eastern Townships Region of Memphremagog
The beautiful Eastern Townships are ideal for summer vacations because there is so much to do for all types of travelers, whether you are on the road for a long weekend or a full week! Let yourself be transported away from your daily routine in the enchanting setting of Lake Memphremagog and its surrounding mountains. Vacation time is here!
Teleworking From The Versō Hotel: What Could Be Better?
Get out of the routine... even on weekdays! Telecworking has many benefits, including the ability to work from just about anywhere. In the beautiful decor of Hotel Versō, just across from Lake Memphremagog, you'll find everything you need to work comfortably.
A Sugar Shack... on the Shores of Lake Memphremagog!
Experience a sugar shack on the shores of Lake Memphremagog on March 5 and 6, and learn more about the history of this long-standing tradition!
10 Romantic Suggestions for a Stay at Versō Hotel
If the desire to get away for a romantic getaway strikes, Versō is the perfect place to unwind. To inspire you a bit, we share 10 ideas that will enhance your time together at the hotel.
Staycations Beckon this Winter―5 Great Outdoor Activities in the Eastern Townships
Put on your boots and mittens and go on an adventure in the Eastern Townships! Staycations can be quite rejuvenating!
What To Do This Winter In Magog
Whether you are more athletic, interested in art and culture, or more of a shopping enthusiast, here are all the activities you need to know about in the area.
Find Out What’s Been Going On Behind The Scenes!
Versō, a new boutique hotel, opened its doors in August 2021. It is part of PAL+, a tourism group, which had the idea of offering a one-of-a-kind immersive experience to its key customers when they visit the Eastern Townships. Discover the Versō experience!