Hotel Ruby Foo's
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... referred to the rocks that had finished eroding and thus nothing new would happen. Old Port feels the same way, littered with tshirts shops selling the same trinkets and souvenirs. Some galleries and restaurants fill thing out, but subtract tourism as a revenue stream and this section of the city will crumble.
One of the shop keepers described Montreal as a little New York. This seems accurate. I think prefer Columbus or Halifax.
The one reassuring thing ...
... heard a crowd go so mental for a goal in any sport in my life. They did not stop yelling and cheering for a good 4 minutes. A bit of hope washed over the crowd and it seemed to pick up the team as well, but unfortunately a 2-1 loss would be how the game ended. After the game we caught the train back, went and got some dinner (I had my first poutine, not bad), then went to bed after discussions about how much snow had fallen and how good the mountain was going to ...
... to put his blinkers on as I was going to have a shower. It is a lovely modern rain shower and I am enjoying it. Made a coffee for the both of us Richard stayed in bed till 8am while I started yesterdays blog document and downloaded photos. I saw that Gerard was online Richard put down his ipad and had a long Skype conversation with him and of course they talked about the Dockers being in the Grand Final.
Looked online for free walking ...
... a short while today, but generally has been warmer.
To bed by 10pm.
Dianne in particular still wanting to go to bed early, and waking up
between 3am and 5am and not going back to sleep.
Another lazy at-home day. Finally get Lisa on Skype –
2.30pm here, so Olivia not home from kindy, and 6.30am in Australia, and Anna
still asleep, but Ed up.
We need some fresh ...
... on the iPad, and found a place called Cacao 70 on Saint Catherine Street that looked good. We decided to give it a try and walked down there, a surprising hike from the hotel.
It was quite busy when we arrived around 11 and we had to wait for a table. We ordered the "Sharing Sharing (for two)". A sampling of the sweetest icons, 1/4 of triple chocolate pizza, banana split waffle, chocolate snacks, warm chocolate ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
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