Auberge Le Pomerol
Travel Blogs from Montreal
... that I had felt isolated. Whatever it was, however, did not last long as by morning I remembered I was in New York and had plenty of exploring to do. It also helped that the sun was out and it was warm, have I mentioned what a bad winter Newfoundland had this year?
Anyway, I quickly found the way out of my rut and got out exploring the city. I spent the saturday exploring Central Park, Madison Square Garden and enjoying the view from the top of the ...
... came across a cross sculpture. Apparently it is illuminated at night and it can be seen from 80km away. Its a real pity that there was graffiti all over the base. We could walk right up to it, walk around it, but unfortunately, not up it. The views would have been spectacular. I have to reveal something personal here....my feet were ...freezing after all that walking outside in the park and pounding the streets. Weird right?! I had my new Canadiens beanie on to keep the top of ...
... either tell you if they
think you haven't given enough or will just take what they think they
deserve out of your change. In their defense though, Aussies are notoriously bad tippers.
We went for a day drive on Ile de Orleans
which was full of local produce and little farms. Fromagery is the
french word for cheese factory and we made sure we stopped there for a
sample, although it was good cheese I still think we have ...
... compartment houses my clothes and toiletries. And there are two side pockets, a top compartment and a front clipped pocket for all the miscellaneous little things. Over the years, I've developed a system in which everything has its place, so I'm not constantly digging around for things in the dark.
... us to have it one more time in Montreal as this where it originated from. We did and it was amazing. Very fattening but oooh so good. I had mine with pulled pork on top and Chris had his with chicken.
After lunch we walked past the famous Basilica du Notre Dame and took the subway to the International Jazz festival event which was the primary reason we had come to Montreal at this time. It was pretty busy with a good vibe but we were surprised there wasn’t ...