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5 Outstanding Independent Coffee Shops in...
A list of five independant coffee shops that serve expertly made beverages in Montreal.
Your Intro to Montreal's Pierre Elliot Trudeau...
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.
What Are the 10 Best Bakeries in Quebec City?
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.
Plan Your Road Trip from New York City to...
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
Traveling to Montreal by car, airplane, bus or train? Here is the information you need to successfully complete your trip.
French Phrases For Travelers to Montreal and...
A list of the most common French terms visitors to Montreal and Quebec City need to know.
Biodôme de Montréal
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s Biodôme.
Safety in Montreal - Staying Safe in Montreal
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
Traveling to Quebec City by car, plane, train or bus? Here are some useful tips and helpful information to ensure a great trip.
Caffè in Gamba
An Italian coffee shop with a plush interior that encourages losing track of time.
Quebec City's Best Traditional Poutine: Chez...
Ashton's poutine is an excellent sample of this quintessential Québécois dish.
What to Know about Quebec City's Jean-Lesage...
All you need to know about Quebec City’s airport, from parking to accommodations.
Café Falco
A gem of a coffee place in Mile-End that also serves Japanese lunches.
Montreal and Quebec City in December
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in December.
Café Myriade
An independant coffee chop in touch with their customers' tastes.
Top Montreal Museums
Full reviews/profiles of top Montreal museums.
Cosmodome Space Science Center and Space Camp
Cosmodome Space Science Center and Space Camp
Martinique Food in Montreal
Sample Martinique Food in Montreal during the month long Martinique Gourmande à Montréal
What Are the Top 8 Bars in Montreal?
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.
December Events In and Around Quebec City
Things to do in December in and around Quebec City.
Montreal's Geekiest Coffee Shop
An independant coffee shop renowned for roasting its own coffee beans.
Before You Plan Your Trip to Montreal
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.
Pikolo Espresso Bar
A tiny espresso bar with excellent baked goods that attracts a hip and young crowd.
October Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this October in Montreal.
Montreal and Quebec City in January
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in January.
A Hidden Gem in Montreal: The Atwater Market
Home to a delightful selection of local gourmet products in an up-and-coming area of the city.
10 Fun and Spooky Halloween Activities in...
A list of things to do for Halloween in Montreal.
Simons Department Store - Maison Simons...
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.
Where to Find the Best Locally Brewed Beer in...
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.
Via Rail Montreal to Halifax - Services on Via...
A review of services on Via Rail Montreal to Halifax, including sleeping cars, meal options, and seasonal activities.
Safety in Quebec City - Staying Safe in Quebec...
Staying Safe in Quebec City. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Tips for Visitors to Montreal
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.
May Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this May in Quebec City.
December Events In Montreal
A list of things to do in December in and around Montreal.
August Events in Montreal: Music Festivals
A list of music festivals this August in Montreal.
Montreal Neighborhood Maps and Driving Routes
This map shows the main downtown westside streets from the Via Rail train station to the southern border of Mount Royal Park. Page 3.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
5 Family-Friendly Halloween Activities in...
A list of things to do for Halloween in Quebec City.
Montreal and Quebec City in March
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in March, including weather, what to wear, and holiday information.
Before You From New York to Montreal
Driving From New York to Montreal
November Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this November in Quebec City.
Cap Tourmente: An Exceptional Bird-Watching and...
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 - Unique Quebec Food Menu Items
Quebec Food - a guide to unique Quebec food items
Quebec City in February
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
Montreal's circus scene comprises three entities: Cirque du Soleil, The National Circus School, and La TOHU.
Save Money in Montreal - 10 Ways For Visitors...
10 ways For visitors to save money in Montreal.
Le Massif Ski Resort Quebec
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
Rosetta Stone French Course - A Review of the Rosetta Stone French Course
Quebec City's Summer Climate - What to Wear in...
Quebec City's Summer Climate - What to Wear in Quebec City in Summer.
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal
Review of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal
Le Clocher Penché: Restaurant Review
A full review of Le Clocher Penché, a casual bistro in Quebec City.
Visiting East End Montreal Attractions
Getting to the Garden restaurant at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Page 4.
Quebec Itineraries - Suggestions For One Week...
Got a Week to spend in Quebec? Here are some suggested Quebec Itineraries fro visits to Montreal and Quebec City.
June Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this June in Quebec City.
Crossing the Canada/US Border - New Rules For...
Crossing the Canada/US Border - New 2009 Rules For Crossing the Canada/US Border
Montreal's Place des Arts
Montreal's Place des Arts - Montreal's major concert venue.
Montreal - Things to Do in Montreal
Things to Do in Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Montreal and Quebec City October Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in October.
October Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this October in Quebec City.
Economuseums in Quebec
A description of economuseums found in Quebec City and Montreal.
Spring Break Montreal - Best Things to do for...
Spring Break Montreal - Best Things to do on Spring Break Montreal
Laval Attractions
Laval Attractions. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Montreal and Quebec City November Weather and...
November Weather and Holiday Guide: What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in November.
Before You Plan Your Trip to Quebec City
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.
Montreal Music - Music in Montreal
The contemporary music scene in Montreal.
Quebec City Food - Where to Find Authentic...
Here are some good suggestions of where to find authentic Quebec City food
Montreal Restaurants: Top Value Dining in...
Montreal Restaurants: Top value in Montreal restaurants
Montreal Restaurants - Best Ethnic Restaurants...
Montreal Restaurants - Best Ethnic Restaurants Montreal
Montreal High Lights Festival
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.
November Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this November in Montreal.
TASTE MTL
Discover TASTE MTL, Montreal’s Restaurant Week
Montreal and Quebec City in February
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in February.
Montreal Insectarium - Visiting the Montreal...
A visitors guide to the Montreal Insectarium
Premiere Moisson Bakeries
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.
Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History...
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Pointe-à-Callière Museum.
Shopping in Quebec City's St. Roch District
How to get to Quebec City's Lower Town via the scenic funicular car or Breakneck Stairs, near the Hotel Chateau Frontenac. Page 2.
A Photo Tour of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth...
Les Voyageurs Bar and Lounge at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal. Page 10.
March Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this March in Quebec City.
Choco-Musée Érico: The Destination...
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.
Before You Plan Day Trips From Montreal
Plan Day Trips From Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Quebec Recipe - Scallop Tartare - A Quebec...
A Quebec Recipe for Scallop Tartare from the Chateau Frontenac Hotel's executive chef, Jean Soulard.
Driving Distances to Montreal from Major North...
Driving distances to Montreal from major US and Canadian cities.
Profile: Montreal’s Quays of the Old Port
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...
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages
Basic French Vocabulary: Expressions,...
Basic French Vocabulary: Expressions, Questions, Numbers and Time
Quebec City Museums
Quebec City museums focus primarily on history, art and civilization. Smaller "econo museums" that focus
Le Canard Goulu: Restaurant Review
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.
March Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this March in Montreal.
July Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this July in Quebec City.
Before You Choose Montreal Attractions For...
Choosing Montreal Attractions For Families
Montreal in Summer - Montreal's Summer Climate
Montreal's summer climate and what to wear in Montreal in the summer.
Baccara Restaurant Gatineau
A review of Baccara Restaurant Gatineau
Montreal and Quebec City June Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in June.
15 Restaurants to Try During TASTE MTL
Discover 15 of Montreal’s best dining spots during the city’s restaurant week, TASTE MTL.
Carte Blanche Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Carte Blanche Restaurant Montreal
Le Nordik Nature Spa
A Review of Le Nordik Nature Spa in Old Chelsea, Quebec
McCord Museum of Canadian History
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s McCord Museum.
A Photo Tour of the Cap Tourmente National...
Snow Geese Stop in Cap Tourmente Biannually Over Migratory Journeys. Page 2.
Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Montreal
What to do over the holidays in Montreal.
Montreal Planetarium
A guide to the Montreal Planetarium
Montreal Budget - Friendly Bed and Breakfasts
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.
Profile: Promenade Samuel de Champlain, Quebec...
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 Restaurant Montreal
Lele de Cuca is a small Brazilian-Mexican Restaurant just off St. Laurent in the Plateau District.
A Guide to October Events in Montreal
A Guide to October Events in Montreal
5 Annual Summer Festivals You Don’t Want...
5 Annual Summer Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss in Quebec City and Montreal
Rumi Grill Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Rumi Grill Restaurant Montreal
Chateau Frontenac Hotel Quebec City
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: Restaurant Review
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: Restaurant Review
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
L'Academie Restaurant Montreal is a great introduction to classic French bistro cuisine - at very reasonable
Koko Lounge Montreal in the Opus Hotel
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Montreal and Quebec City in April
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in April.
Fine Dining On the Go: Panache Mobile
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.
Crashed Ice Event Quebec City - Experience...
Experience Quebec City's Crashed Ice Event
Hotel Chateau Laurier
A Review of Hotel Chateau Laurier
Quebec City's Ice Hotel: A Unique Way to Enjoy...
A one-of-a-kind, award-winning attraction for everyone
New York to Montreal - Albany Stop Over from...
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
Driving distances to Quebec City from major North American cities
Velo Quebec - Cycling in Quebec
Velo Quebec - Cycling tours in Quebec, cyclists organization, and publications for cyclists from Velo Quebec.
February Events In and Around Quebec City
A list of things to do this February in and around Quebec City.
Quebec Cycling Events and Routes
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.
Au Jardin Hotel
Photographs of Old Quebec City Architecture. Page 5.
A Photo Tour of Hôtel La Ferme, Charlevoix
Arriving at Hôtel La Ferme. Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 16.
Choosing a Restaurant or Bar in Montreal and...
Tips for choosing a restaurant or bar in Montreal and Quebec City.
Bed and Breakfast Azur Montreal
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...
Best Romantic Montreal Restaurants - Best Romantic Montreal Restaurants
Montreal's Major Art Museums
A guide to Montreal's Major Art Museums
Quebec Ice Hotel Church Altar
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.
Opus Hotel Montreal
A Review of Opus Hotel Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Before You Plan Your Quebec Cycling Trip
Before you plan your Quebec cycling trip consult these helpful articles.
Montreal Attractions
A listing of key Montreal Attractions that are a must for any visitor. All of these listings are conveniently located near downtown.
Le Grand Lodge Mont Tremblant
A Review of Le Grand Lodge Mont Tremblant
Casa Tapas Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Casa Tapas Restaurant Montreal
Milos Restaurant
Milos Restaurant in Montreal is a hugely popular Greek restaurant with excellent cuisine and service at reasonable prices.
Recommended Quebec City Restaurants
Recommended Quebec City restaurants include Saint - Amour, Premiere Moisson Bakeries and Aux Anciens Canadiens
Events in Montreal
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.
Before You Plan a Montreal Budget Vacation
Montreal Budget Vacation - Plan a Montreal Budget Vacation
Entrance to Koko from hotel lobby
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 2.
Quebec Ice Hotel Bar Booth
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.
Montreal and Quebec City September Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in September.
Aux Anciens Canadiens Restaurant
Quebec City's Aux Anciens Canadiens Restaurant has been serving Quebecois specialties fo more than 40 years.
Gatineau Attractions - Must See Gatineau...
Here are the four must see Gatineau attractions.
Quebec Ice Hotel Church
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.
Montreal and Quebec City August Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in August.
Canadian Centre for Architecture
The Canadian Centre for Architecture is one of Montreal's foremost museums dedicated to international studies and exhibits of contemporary architecture.
Auberge Alternative Montreal
A review of the Auberge Alternative Montreal
June Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this June in Montreal.
Quebec Ice Hotel Bedroom
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.

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