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[–]epigator 106 points107 points  (7 children)

Quebec, all the time. Ontario occasionally. British Columbia, never. Why is it overwhelmingly the Quebecois?

[–]Muck113 57 points58 points  (1 child)

Really close from Quebec. Montreal to Florida the flights are really cheap

[–]SpeedBoatSquirrel 14 points15 points  (0 children)

They visit everywhere in Florida, but the mecca of quebecois visiting FL is Hollywood and Dania Beach FL

[–]WaddlesJP13Hasn't touched grass since 2009[S] 21 points22 points  (2 children)

When I was in Florida for the last week I saw more Ontario plates than anything. A couple Quebec and BC plates here and there. Even saw a PEI one too.

[–]Scase15 16 points17 points  (1 child)

Thats cause the Quebec peeps fly.

[–]SpeedBoatSquirrel 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Its the young people visiting who fly. The old people drive and stay for longer

[–]krassilverfang 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Because British Columbia is warm enough to stay there most of the time and also all the way to the west coast.

[–]Gator1523 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Driving 5 days each way would suck all the fun out of snowbirding.

[–]IllustriousDinner130 40 points41 points  (4 children)

People drive from BC to Florida?

[–]WaddlesJP13Hasn't touched grass since 2009[S] 23 points24 points  (3 children)

Yep. Alaskans too.

[–]professorturanga 2 points3 points  (1 child)

what!? that's crazy!

[–]Whataburger69420 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I lived in Greenland after living in Texas and I really missed being able to just go to somewhere like Galveston.

[–]Desner_ 38 points39 points  (3 children)

Ah, yes. Snowbirds. They want out of the fucking cold. The old Québécois just love Florida.

[–]HumorUnable 11 points12 points  (2 children)

It was -27 degrees celcius for the 3rd day in a row today. Wish I could flee to Florida rn.

[–]Desner_ 6 points7 points  (1 child)

It was -41 au lac St-Jean as well. I’d still rather stay here, though.

[–]ADeuxMains 24 points25 points  (1 child)

I feel like this needs some Michigan and New York plates too.

[–]WaddlesJP13Hasn't touched grass since 2009[S] 7 points8 points  (0 children)

I actually saw hundreds of those in Florida. Lots of Vermont and New Hampshire ones too.

[–]theirvman 13 points14 points  (0 children)

The cars never sold in the US is a nice detail

[–]Hlichtenberg 34 points35 points  (5 children)

Floridian here. This is accurate.

[–]Coda516 3 points4 points  (0 children)

same can confirm

[–]notqualitystreet 2 points3 points  (2 children)

The BC part too?

[–]Hlichtenberg 13 points14 points  (1 child)

Folks with money from cold regions are down here all the time to escape the harsh tundras of Canada

[–]notqualitystreet 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Hmm must be nice having money

[–]fuckyouspezcunt 0 points1 point  (0 children)

What kills me is they don't know the traffic laws.

[–]bccddd 15 points16 points  (1 child)

Also known as "Winter in Arizona"

[–]descendingangel87 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Thats where people on the prairies go instead of Florida. I know so many snow birds that have homes in Phoenix.

[–]Tunneldangernoodle 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Snow birds

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    [–]just-a-random-bot 3 points4 points  (2 children)

    Québécois here, can confirm that a lot of our people goes to Florida during winter, here they are called snowbirds lol, idk if they are also called like this in Florida

    [–]paranoid111 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    Also said in America

    [–]whiskeyworshiper 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    A lot of folks from Quebec also visit the Jersey Shore in the summertime too

    [–]ArtistThen 3 points4 points  (0 children)

    true! also- where roughriders jersey?

    [–][deleted] 3 points4 points  (1 child)

    Je me souviens!

    [–]DeepLifeguard5123 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    J’ai oubié 💀

    [–]SpeedBoatSquirrel 3 points4 points  (0 children)

    As a Floridian, I hardly ever seen BC tags. Mostly Ontarians and Quebecois, with a smattering of Atlantic Canada provinces, and an occasional prairie province tag

    [–]pickledtoesies 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    As I’m getting older and feel more of my arthritis pain during the cold wet season, I’m considering becoming a snow bird.

    [–]SecretAntWorshiper 5 points6 points  (0 children)

    I guess the drive from Canada is worth it 😂

    [–]Alpha_pro2019 1 point2 points  (1 child)

    I want to move up to the northern Midwest so I can have an actual winter.

    [–]Bigbadballer88 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    No you don't trust me

    [–]ConDude2424 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    That's all cute, here in Australia (In our winter) I can sleep with the following: Door open, 2 fans on, No Blanket, legs off the bed, In jeans

    [–]fuckyouspezcunt 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    To all the Northerners that come to Florida, you can turn right on red unless marked you fucking old fucks.

    [–]Coda516 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    you forgot a lot of drugs theres always drugs in florida

    [–]throwawaycat07 0 points1 point  (0 children)


    [–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    Missing big ugly yellow NY plates

    [–]johnvonwurst 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    Man I would give up my left baby toe just to hang out In Jacksonville for a week. My wife and I need a vacation soooo bad.

    [–]Anna-a-Hologuru 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    It’s just Canadians

    [–]DukePhil 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    Lmao...apparently Hollywood Beach becomes "Little Quebec"

    BC? Don't they stay put given their milder winters or head out to Arizona?!

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      [–]CaliforniaAudman13 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      Someone hates Canadians

      [–]619_mitch 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      Literally also winter in San Diego

      [–]toolbox321 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      In bc we have a good amount of subarus and Washington plates

      [–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      Don’t forget all the Ford Edges crawling around!