Montreal/Quebec City Travel: Most Popular Articles
A list of five independant coffee shops that serve expertly made beverages in Montreal.
The essential information you need to know about Montreal’s Pierre Elliot Trudeau Airport, from parking options and shuttle services to accommodation options nearby the airport.
The top ten bakeries in Quebec City that should be visited by any Francophile longing to taste the very best delicacies the city has to offer.
Suggested driving routes as well as scenic or cultural stop-off points for your road trip from New York City to Montreal.
Traveling to Montreal by car, airplane, bus or train? Here is the information you need to successfully complete your trip.
A list of the most common French terms visitors to Montreal and Quebec City need to know.
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s Biodôme.
While serious crime is low in Quebec’s largest city, here are some safety concerns you should know before your next visit.
Traveling to Quebec City by car, plane, train or bus? Here are some useful tips and helpful information to ensure a great trip.
An Italian coffee shop with a plush interior that encourages losing track of time.
Ashton's poutine is an excellent sample of this quintessential Québécois dish.
All you need to know about Quebec City’s airport, from parking to accommodations.
A gem of a coffee place in Mile-End that also serves Japanese lunches.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in December.
An independant coffee chop in touch with their customers' tastes.
Full reviews/profiles of top Montreal museums.
Cosmodome Space Science Center and Space Camp
Sample Martinique Food in Montreal during the month long Martinique Gourmande à Montréal
Montreal is a great city for bar hopping as many places are clustered around the main streets and neighborhoods. Here are eight of the top bars in Montreal.
Things to do in December in and around Quebec City.
An independant coffee shop renowned for roasting its own coffee beans.
Plan your trip to Montreal with the information you'll find here: How to get to Montreal, crossing the Canadian border, choosing a hotel, eating in Montreal and what to see and do in Canada's most entertaining city.
A tiny espresso bar with excellent baked goods that attracts a hip and young crowd.
A list of things to do this October in Montreal.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in January.
Home to a delightful selection of local gourmet products in an up-and-coming area of the city.
A list of things to do for Halloween in Montreal.
Simon's Department Store has been a Quebec shopping traditon since 1860. Found only in the province of Quebec, the seven locations feature Quebec designer labels and well known brands.
The best way to experience locally produced beers in Quebec City is to head straight to breweries that serve their products right where they were brewed.
A review of services on Via Rail Montreal to Halifax, including sleeping cars, meal options, and seasonal activities.
Staying Safe in Quebec City. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
An introduction to Montreal for first time visitors that includes tips on crossing the Canadian-US border, weather, French language, safety and the Montreal lifestyle.
A list of things to do this May in Quebec City.
A list of things to do in December in and around Montreal.
A list of music festivals this August in Montreal.
This map shows the main downtown westside streets from the Via Rail train station to the southern border of Mount Royal Park. Page 3.
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
A list of things to do for Halloween in Quebec City.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in March, including weather, what to wear, and holiday information.
Driving From New York to Montreal
A list of things to do this November in Quebec City.
Cap Tourmente is a National Wildlife Area located 50 km outside of Quebec City that is a popular outdoor activity site renowned as being a temporary home for tens of thousands of Snow Geese during their migratory period in the spring and the fall.
Quebec Food - a guide to unique Quebec food items
Visiting Quebec City in February? Check here first for up to date information on weather conditons and how to dress to enjoy the outdoors.
Montreal's circus scene comprises three entities: Cirque du Soleil, The National Circus School, and La TOHU.
10 ways For visitors to save money in Montreal.
With over 700 yard drops and hills overlooking the St. Lawrence River, Le Massif is the most spectacular ski resort east of the Rockies.
Rosetta Stone French Course - A Review of the Rosetta Stone French Course
Quebec City's Summer Climate - What to Wear in Quebec City in Summer.
Review of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal
A full review of Le Clocher Penché, a casual bistro in Quebec City.
Getting to the Garden restaurant at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Page 4.
Got a Week to spend in Quebec? Here are some suggested Quebec Itineraries fro visits to Montreal and Quebec City.
A list of things to do this June in Quebec City.
Crossing the Canada/US Border - New 2009 Rules For Crossing the Canada/US Border
Montreal's Place des Arts - Montreal's major concert venue.
Things to Do in Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in October.
A Foodies Guide to Quebec
A list of things to do this October in Quebec City.
A description of economuseums found in Quebec City and Montreal.
Spring Break Montreal - Best Things to do on Spring Break Montreal
Laval Attractions. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
November Weather and Holiday Guide: What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in November.
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal
Visiting Quebec City? You'll want to check here first for all the information on how to get to Quebec City, Hotels in Quebec City, Walking tours of Quebec City and where to eat in Quebec City.
The contemporary music scene in Montreal.
Here are some good suggestions of where to find authentic Quebec City food
Montreal Restaurants: Top value in Montreal restaurants
Montreal Restaurants - Best Ethnic Restaurants Montreal
Trying to decide which of the over 120 events of the Montreal High Lights Festival to check out? Here are some suggestions of the not to be missed events from Montreal's favorite winter festival.
A list of things to do this November in Montreal.
Discover TASTE MTL, Montreal’s Restaurant Week
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in February.
A visitors guide to the Montreal Insectarium
A review of a Montreal and Quebec City's Premiere Moisson Bakery Restaurant, a favorite of Quebecois with 15 locations in Montreal and one in Quebec City. With their emphasis on healthy, natural ingredients, Premiere Moisson bakeries are typical of the quality food that Quebecois demand from their restaurants.
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Pointe-à-Callière Museum.
How to get to Quebec City's Lower Town via the scenic funicular car or Breakneck Stairs, near the Hotel Chateau Frontenac. Page 2.
Les Voyageurs Bar and Lounge at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal. Page 10.
A list of things to do this March in Quebec City.
Choco-Musée Érico is a chocolate shop that provides many options to indulge sweet cravings. From fine chocolates to hot chocolate and ice cream, and even options for lactose-intolerant clients too, there is something for everyone.
Plan Day Trips From Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
A Quebec Recipe for Scallop Tartare from the Chateau Frontenac Hotel's executive chef, Jean Soulard.
Driving distances to Montreal from major US and Canadian cities.
Offering an array of activities from outdoor sports to world-class events, the Quays offers a unique entertainment destination right in the heart of the city.
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages
Basic French Vocabulary: Expressions, Questions, Numbers and Time
Quebec City museums focus primarily on history, art and civilization. Smaller "econo museums" that focus
A hidden gem in Quebec City: Le Canard Goulu is the gourmet restaurant outpost of a Muscovy duck farm that serves creative cuisine for lunch and Friday night tasting dinners.
A list of things to do this March in Montreal.
A list of things to do this July in Quebec City.
Choosing Montreal Attractions For Families
Montreal's summer climate and what to wear in Montreal in the summer.
A review of Baccara Restaurant Gatineau
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in June.
Discover 15 of Montreal’s best dining spots during the city’s restaurant week, TASTE MTL.
A Review of Carte Blanche Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Le Nordik Nature Spa in Old Chelsea, Quebec
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s McCord Museum.
Snow Geese Stop in Cap Tourmente Biannually Over Migratory Journeys. Page 2.
What to do over the holidays in Montreal.
A guide to the Montreal Planetarium
Montreal bed and breakfasts for the budget concious visitor. These bed and breakfasts are centrally located and include a substantial breakfast, but often have shared washrooms. Reliable wireless internet access is often included.
An award-winning 1.5-mile green oasis running along the St. Lawrence River, the Promenade is one of the best picnic, family and outdoor activities destinations in Quebec City.
Lele de Cuca is a small Brazilian-Mexican Restaurant just off St. Laurent in the Plateau District.
A Guide to October Events in Montreal
5 Annual Summer Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss in Quebec City and Montreal
A Review of Rumi Grill Restaurant Montreal
If you've ever wanted to stay in a castle, here's your chance. Quebec City's Chateau Frontenac Hotel towers over Lower Town and is the city's prime landmark. Almost as impressive as the hotel, the dining rooms and the St. Laurent Bar are well worth a visit even if you're not staying here.
Hosaka-Ya Ramen is the one and only authentic ramen joint in Quebec City and it’s the perfect place to warm up after walking around trendy Saint-Roch neighborhood.
Panache is one of Quebec City's finest restaurant and a long-time favorite of locals and visitors alike. The romantic decor, flawless service and refined terroir cuisine all contribute to make a leisurely evening at Panache an outstanding gastronomic experience.
L'Academie Restaurant Montreal is a great introduction to classic French bistro cuisine - at very reasonable
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in April.
While Quebec City shows no signs of changing its anti-street food regulations, initiatives like Panache Mobile still allow food lovers to enjoy fresh, high-quality meals on the go.
Experience Quebec City's Crashed Ice Event
A Review of Hotel Chateau Laurier
A one-of-a-kind, award-winning attraction for everyone
Driving from New York to Montreal? Consider a stop over in New York's historic state capital. In 2009, Albany celebrates its 400th birthday. Fascinating examples of architecture from several periods await the visitor. Check out Washington Park, Empire State Plaza, the museums and excellent restaurants!
Driving distances to Quebec City from major North American cities
Velo Quebec - Cycling tours in Quebec, cyclists organization, and publications for cyclists from Velo Quebec.
A list of things to do this February in and around Quebec City.
Looking for suggestions for Quebec cycling events and routes? Cycling events listed here are annual events and new routes are always being added and/or expanded as the province-wide Route Verte (green route) continues to grow.
Photographs of Old Quebec City Architecture. Page 5.
Arriving at Hôtel La Ferme. Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 16.
Tips for choosing a restaurant or bar in Montreal and Quebec City.
A budget friendly Montreal bed and breakfast centrally located in the Plateau Mont Royal district, two minutes from the Parc Fontaine.
Best Romantic Montreal Restaurants - Best Romantic Montreal Restaurants
A guide to Montreal's Major Art Museums
Photos of Quebec City's Ice Hotel featuring photos of the Quebec Ice Hotel bedrooms, Ice Hotel bar, Ice Hotel gallery and Ice Hotel church. Page 7.
A Review of Opus Hotel Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Before you plan your Quebec cycling trip consult these helpful articles.
A listing of key Montreal Attractions that are a must for any visitor. All of these listings are conveniently located near downtown.
A Review of Le Grand Lodge Mont Tremblant
A Review of Casa Tapas Restaurant Montreal
Milos Restaurant in Montreal is a hugely popular Greek restaurant with excellent cuisine and service at reasonable prices.
Recommended Quebec City restaurants include Saint - Amour, Premiere Moisson Bakeries and Aux Anciens Canadiens
A list of current and upcoming special/ seasonal events in Montreal that includes festivals, museum listings, shows, musical and dance performances and happenings in film and art.
Montreal Budget Vacation - Plan a Montreal Budget Vacation
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 2.
Photos of Quebec City's Ice Hotel featuring photos of the Quebec Ice Hotel bedrooms, Ice Hotel bar, Ice Hotel gallery and Ice Hotel church. Page 4.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in September.
Quebec City's Aux Anciens Canadiens Restaurant has been serving Quebecois specialties fo more than 40 years.
Here are the four must see Gatineau attractions.
Photos of Quebec City's Ice Hotel featuring photos of the Quebec Ice Hotel bedrooms, Ice Hotel bar, Ice Hotel gallery and Ice Hotel Church. Page 6.
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in August.
The Canadian Centre for Architecture is one of Montreal's foremost museums dedicated to international studies and exhibits of contemporary architecture.
A review of the Auberge Alternative Montreal
A list of things to do this June in Montreal.
Photos of Quebec City's Ice Hotel featuring photos of the Quebec Ice Hotel bedrooms, Ice Hotel bar, Ice Hotel gallery and Ice Hotel church. Page 8.