Travel Blogs from Montreal
... Dion was married. Yes, the Cathedral was beautiful and awe inspiring,... blah blah blah, but good lord so were those 20 hockey players standing on the steps of the cathedral! Just one more reason to love Canada, they have hockey players, and THEY'RE EVERYWHERE. After seeing the Cathedral and taking about 50 selfies outside of it we digressed onward to the river walk area where there are people laying in the grass drinking their lattes, while laying in the sun, ...
... immediately in front of us was the last person who would get a ticket. Noooooooooo! Erin asked the lady at the door, who had a list in her hand, if anybody who had their name on the door hasn't showed and if we could buy their tickets. She literally just looked at us and stared. Then a chap next to her shook his head. It was clear by their response that some people had not showed, but there was no way we were getting a ticket. Despite being pretty annoyed at ...
The Botanical Garden was founded in 1931 and is home to 22,000 plant species and 10 greenhouses. With 30 themed gardens on a little over 185 acres, the park feels even larger because it borders Maisonneuve Park, one of the largest of the city's many green parks. Themes include a peaceful Japanese garden, an incredibly moving First Nations garden dedicated to Canada's native peoples - the largest in North America, and the largest Chinese Gardens (inspired by the Ming ...
... in a simple notebook. Generally, I pre-determine my daily budget for things like food, lodging and local transport, and I may have separate budgets for larger-ticket items like tours. It's not an exact science, and sometimes I'll deliberately blow my budget for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, since, after all, I've travelled all this way, and who knows when I'll ever be back there? But my system lets me keep an eye on my spending ...
... in weeks.
Chris and I headed to the Jazz festival again to see Camera Obscura and She & Him with Zoey Deschanel (from the TV show New Girl and movies Almost Famous and 500 days of summer). The festival has a great vibe at night and is very alive with people and music so Im so glad we got to experience that as it was very different to the daytime festival activities.
We really liked the opening act Camera Obscura but weren’t that ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Centre-Ville Hotel Montreal
Other places to stay in Montreal
Downtown, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $192
- An anniversary getaway to remember!
- Couln't ask for more
- Chateau Champlain was wonderful!
Jeanne-Mance, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- We were very pleasantly surprised with the Holiday Inn Midtown
- Great place
- Not awful at all
Downtown, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $161
- Always stay here!
- The View? Cheers! The Staff? Jeers!
- Wonderful stay
Saint-Jacques, Montreal | 5 star hotelfrom $168
- Great Hotel
- There are better options in Montreal
- Rude service, dust on the curtains and mold in the bathroom
Downtown, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Avoid this place if you can
- The Good and the Bad
- Excellent location and much more
Square Mile, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Great way to end our trip!
- Not a 4-star hotel
Downtown, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Only tried the revolving restaurant
- A nice place for families
- Right in between St. Catherines and Vieux-Montreal
Saint-Laurent, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $110
Peter-McGill, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- The best in Montreal
- Omini Mont Royal Just Right
- Great weekend getaway
Downtown, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $164
- We recommend this hotel
- A pleasant surprise
- Hotel was good enough for our stay
Downtown, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $180
- Loved every moment
- Couldn't be better
Downtown, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- Best Location For Gay Village
- Tired Hotel
- Beautiful, Clean, Great service
Square Mile, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Nice, inexpensive hotel
- Gestapo at the front desk
- Cantlie ignorance
Square Mile, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $209
- Rather Impressed
- Beds to die for..
- Terrific French Hotel in the Quintessential French City
Saint-Laurent, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Square Mile, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Small but servicable
- Small with Big Attitude
- Excellent location
Ville-Marie, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Good price, good location
- Pricy but worth it!!!
- Not a wonderful experience
Downtown, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $98
- Get what you pay for
- Tiny rooms filled up with smoke
- Tiny Room and Shower
Jeanne-Mance, Montreal | 5 star hotelfrom $167
Square Mile, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $142
- Would not stay at this hotel again.
- Very nice
- If you are looking for Peace and Relaxation. STAY AWAY from it
Square Mile, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $109
- Not as bad as these reviews say...
- Not as advertised...
- Recommended to friends
Vieux-Montreal, Montreal | 4 star hotelfrom $169
- Great location and lovely suite
- Una excelente ubicación y una suite encantadora.
- Trčs bon emplacement et suite ravissante
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $105
Peter-McGill, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Cote-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grace, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $151
Quartier Latin, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $138
- Highly Recommend!!
- Nice stay
- Great Stay!