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5 Outstanding Independent Coffee Shops in...
A list of five independant coffee shops that serve expertly made beverages in Montreal.
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.
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.
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.
Quebec City's Best Traditional Poutine: Chez...
Ashton's poutine is an excellent sample of this quintessential Québécois dish.
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.
What to Know about Quebec City's Jean-Lesage...
All you need to know about Quebec City’s airport, from parking to accommodations.
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.
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.
Montreal's Geekiest Coffee Shop
An independant coffee shop renowned for roasting its own coffee beans.
Biodôme de Montréal
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s Biodôme.
Save Money in Montreal - 10 Ways For Visitors...
10 ways For visitors to save money in Montreal.
Before You From New York to Montreal
Driving From New York to Montreal
October Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this October in Montreal.
Café Myriade
An independant coffee chop in touch with their customers' tastes.
Café Falco
A gem of a coffee place in Mile-End that also serves Japanese lunches.
Caffè in Gamba
An Italian coffee shop with a plush interior that encourages losing track of time.
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.
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.
Quebec City's Summer Climate - What to Wear in...
Quebec City's Summer Climate - What to Wear in Quebec City in Summer.
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.
Le Clocher Penché: Restaurant Review
A full review of Le Clocher Penché, a casual bistro in Quebec City.
Top Montreal Museums
Full reviews/profiles of top Montreal museums.
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.
Pikolo Espresso Bar
A tiny espresso bar with excellent baked goods that attracts a hip and young crowd.
September Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this September in Quebec City.
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.
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.
Before You Plan Day Trips From Montreal
Plan Day Trips From Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Safety in Quebec City - Staying Safe in Quebec...
Staying Safe in Quebec City. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Crossing the Canada/US Border - New Rules For...
Crossing the Canada/US Border - New 2009 Rules For Crossing the Canada/US Border
Rosetta Stone French Course
Rosetta Stone French Course - A Review of the Rosetta Stone French Course
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.
Montreal's Circus Scene
Montreal's circus scene comprises three entities: Cirque du Soleil, The National Circus School, and La TOHU.
August Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this August in Quebec City.
Montreal in Summer - Montreal's Summer Climate
Montreal's summer climate and what to wear in Montreal in the summer.
Cosmodome Space Science Center and Space Camp
Cosmodome Space Science Center and Space Camp
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
Montreal and Quebec City in December
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in December.
Quebec City Food - Where to Find Authentic...
Here are some good suggestions of where to find authentic Quebec City food
Driving Distances to Montreal from Major North...
Driving distances to Montreal from major US and Canadian cities.
September Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this September in Montreal.
December Events In and Around Quebec City
Things to do in December in and around Quebec City.
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal
Review of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal
Montreal and Quebec City September Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in September.
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.
A Photo Tour of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth...
The Indoor Pool at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal. Page 14.
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 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.
August Events in Montreal: Music Festivals
A list of music festivals this August in Montreal.
Montreal and Quebec City in January
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in January.
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.
August Events in Montreal: Food, Sporting and...
A list of food, sporting and family activities, as well as special events happening in August in Montreal.
Montreal Music - Music in Montreal
The contemporary music scene in Montreal.
Laval Attractions
Laval Attractions. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Montreal and Quebec City August Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in August.
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.
Montreal Restaurants - Best Ethnic Restaurants...
Montreal Restaurants - Best Ethnic Restaurants Montreal
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.
December Events In Montreal
A list of things to do in December in and around Montreal.
Economuseums in Quebec
A description of economuseums found in Quebec City and Montreal.
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.
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.
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.
Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History...
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at the Pointe-à-Callière Museum.
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.
Quebec City Museums
Quebec City museums focus primarily on history, art and civilization. Smaller "econo museums" that focus
Basic French Vocabulary: Expressions,...
Basic French Vocabulary: Expressions, Questions, Numbers and Time
Quebec Food - Unique Quebec Food Menu Items
Quebec Food - a guide to unique Quebec food items
Recommended Quebec City Restaurants
Recommended Quebec City restaurants include Saint - Amour, Premiere Moisson Bakeries and Aux Anciens Canadiens
Hôtel La Ferme, Charlevoix
Full Review of Hôtel La Ferme in Baie-Saint-Paul, Charlevoix
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's...
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages
Montreal's Place des Arts
Montreal's Place des Arts - Montreal's major concert venue.
Montreal Insectarium - Visiting the Montreal...
A visitors guide to the Montreal Insectarium
Montreal and Quebec City October Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in October.
Golf Courses Outside Montreal
The best golf courses outside Montreal are found in Laval and the Laurentian and Gatineau regions.
Visiting East End Montreal Attractions
Getting to the Garden restaurant at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Page 4.
5 Annual Summer Festivals You Don’t Want...
5 Annual Summer Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss in Quebec City and Montreal
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.
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.
November Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this November in Montreal.
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.
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.
July Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this July in Quebec City.
Le Nordik Nature Spa
A Review of Le Nordik Nature Spa in Old Chelsea, Quebec
November Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this November in Quebec City.
Montreal - Things to Do in Montreal
Things to Do in Montreal. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Montreal Planetarium
A guide to the Montreal Planetarium
Montreal and Quebec City in April
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in April.
Before You Choose Montreal Attractions For...
Choosing Montreal Attractions For Families
Gatineau Attractions - Must See Gatineau...
Here are the four must see Gatineau attractions.
Hilton Hotel Quebec City
The Hilton Hotel Quebec is the only modern high-rise hotel in Quebec City. Its 23 floors provide some of the best views of the city.
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.
A Photo Tour of Quebec City's Ice Hotel
Quebec City's Ice Hotel: Detail of a Carved Mural in the Inukshuk Suite. Page 8.
March Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this March in Quebec City.
Montreal Restaurants: Top Value Dining in...
Montreal Restaurants: Top value in Montreal restaurants
Before You Plan a Montreal Budget Vacation
Montreal Budget Vacation - Plan a Montreal Budget Vacation
TASTE MTL
Discover TASTE MTL, Montreal’s Restaurant Week
10 Fun and Spooky Halloween Activities in...
A list of things to do for Halloween in Montreal.
Driving Distances to Quebec City
Driving distances to Quebec City from major North American cities
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!
McCord Museum of Canadian History
Everything you need to know to plan a visit at Montreal’s McCord Museum.
Hilton Lac Leamy Hotel - A Review of the Hilton...
A Review of the Hilton Lac Leamy Hotel
March Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this March in Montreal.
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.
15 Restaurants to Try During TASTE MTL
Discover 15 of Montreal’s best dining spots during the city’s restaurant week, TASTE MTL.
Cycling the Laurentians with Spa Treatments...
Cycling the Laurentians combined with spa treatments specially designed for cyclists makes for an ideal bike journey starting just twenty minutes north of Montreal.
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.
Carte Blanche Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Carte Blanche Restaurant Montreal
Montreal's Major Art Museums
A guide to Montreal's Major Art Museums
Quebec Recipe - Scallop Tartare - A Quebec...
A Quebec Recipe for Scallop Tartare from the Chateau Frontenac Hotel's executive chef, Jean Soulard.
May Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this May in Quebec City.
Auberge Saint-Antoine Hotel Quebec City
Auberge Saint-Antoine Hotel Quebec City has all the amenities associated with boutique hotels plus anti
Koko Lounge main room
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 3.
Suco Lounge, downstairs from Koko
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 8.
June Events in Quebec City
A list of things to do this June in Quebec City.
Albany Aqua Ducks Tour bus
New York to Montreal - Albany Stop Over from New York to Montreal. Page 12.
Tutto Gelato: Quebec City's Best Gelati Shop
Quebec City's Best Gelati Shop. Montreal / Quebec City Travel.
Casa Tapas Restaurant Montreal
A Review of Casa Tapas Restaurant Montreal
Mont Tremblant's Le Diable Golf Course
Photos of Mont Tremblant Golf Courses. Page 5.
Maison Moisan
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages
A Photo Tour of Hôtel La Ferme, Charlevoix
Natural Materials as Accents. Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 7.
Montreal and Quebec City in February
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in February.
Mont Tremblant Golf Courses
Photos of Mont Tremblant Golf Courses
Quebec City Hotels
Looking for the top Quebec City hotels? Choices range from the bizarre Quebec Ice Hotel to the regal Chateau Frontenac. Historic small hotels round out the selection.
A Photo Tour of the Cap Tourmente National...
Cap Tourmente is a National Wildlife Area Located 50 km Outside of Quebec City
Koko sign
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 7.
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.
Designer mirror at Koko
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 5.
Main entrance from street
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 6.
Le Diable Golf Course
Photos of Mont Tremblant Golf Courses. Page 6.
Hotel Auberge Bonaparte Montreal
A review of Hotel Auberge Bonaparte and restaurant located in Old Montreal.
Fresh Quebec Salmon
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages. Page 5.
Organization of Quebec Inns - Fédérat...
An Organization For Québec Inns, the Fédération des Agricotours du Québec, is a regulatory body that oversees Quebec inns and restaurants to ensure a high quality of service to vistors by awarding eight different certifications. Each of these guarantees an authentic Quebec experience with regards to food, lodging and Quebec farm products.
Duck pie and spring rolls for sale
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages. Page 4.
Maison Moisan Museum
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages. Page 2.
Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Montreal
What to do over the holidays in Montreal.
Rue St Jean Maple Syrup Shop
Quebec City Food Markets - Quebec City's Specialty Foods and Beverages. Page 3.
June Events in Montreal
A list of things to do this June in Montreal.
Montreal and Quebec City July Weather and...
What visitors should know before coming to Montreal and Quebec City in July.
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.
Mont Tremblant Le Diable Golf Course
Photos of Mont Tremblant Golf Courses. Page 2.
Highlights of Quebec City's Museum of Fine Arts
Quebec City's Museum of Fine Arts housed in an old jail in the new part of town is an impressive museum hosting both international and local shows.
Camping in Quebec
Camping in Quebec just got a little more luxurious with Huttopia Tents, found in 13 national parks.
Jean Talon Market Montreal in Photos
A photo tour of Jean Talon Market Montreal
Washroom at lobby entrance to Koko
Photos of Koko Lounge Montreal Montreal / Quebec City Travel. Page 4.

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