Parc Suites Hotel
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All in all, we walked 8.5 miles today ALL OVER Montreal!
Lewyn and I left the hotel to find some breakfast while Kevin and Riley slept a bit more. We found chocolate croissants at one place, then tried to go to the grocery store down the street from our hotel for some milk (lait). No luck, as the grocery store did not open until 9am. . . . …
After leaving our hotel in Cobourg, we went to breakfast at the Buttermilk Cafe. 2 huge omelets, a farm breakfast, and a side of pancakes later, we went to explore the beach. The boys played on the beach (Lake Ontario) for a bit. Very nice town.
5 hours later, we were in Montreal. We did much better navigating this time! We found our hotel …
My suitcase has one fundamental problem, it won't stay shut. It clicks close and lulls you into a false sense of security by pretending it has let you lock it, but soon after you stand it up it springs open and spills clothes over the hotel room, the corridor, the stairs or if it is in a really awkward mood, the car park!! I'm not actually sure if …
... and step on my foot simultaneously. It isn't an easy city to enter, by bike at least. I faced the backest of back alleys, the worst of roads, freeways, an airport, seedy neighborhoods, and one way traffic that tried its best to turn me right back around to Ottawa. But I persevered, and found myself at the center of town right on schedule. I left my phone charger in Ottawa two days ago, and thus my first stop, the Apple store. Not to buy a new charger, but to use theirs. ...
... I find it extremely amusing that everytime I say "thanks" or "thank you", the waitress/shop assistant/receptionist/etc says "Your Welcome" with a big smile (I managed to get the waitress in the Italian restaurant to say it 6 times within a minute). They are so very polite.
I think Montreal is just a likeable place. Its not the prettiest, its probably a little broken in areas, it needs a good scrub up. But its got good ...
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