Le Westin Montreal
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... when the moisture in your nostrils starts to freeze.The temperture is generally highest in the middle of the afternoon, so we are able to sleep in and have a late start. Terry has a bad back and a cold, and I have sinusitis and a hacking cough, so we were home by 5pm this arvo, but not before Terry had called in at the boulangerie for an almond croissant and a sourdough baguette.
... racing. You wouldn't believe it but it was all the stars from the Tour de France. Erin was pretty excited as she is a devoted Tour de France follower. We found their numbers and could pick out Evans, Schleck, Froome, Porte, Goss and Contador to name a few. It was awesome to watch them fly around the city as we were just discovering the beauty of the old town. It truly is an amazing city. Very small but just so picturesque and stunning. When the riders were about ...
... by the compelling message depicted by this striking piece of art, created in 1985, yet for all intents and purposes, timeless.
After grabbing a quiche for breakfast, I wander into one of Montreal's many churches. They were everywhere, hence the city's nickname, the City of Saints, and "la ville aux cent clochers" (city of one hundred bell towers). Indeed true, as there is a church on every corner and at least one was on my "must ...
... her whole seating area with a wet nap before she went to bed. I wonder if there is a site which posts pictures or videos of people sleeping on planes I think it would be quite humorous.
Well the plane arrived late due to poor weather in Montreal so just made it within the hour give or take for my connection. Hopefully luggage gets transferred over. Lufthansa usually guarantees luggage within 30 minutes so should be ...
... drinks wine with Poutine. After Old Montreal the second sight on most itineraries is the Basilica Notre-Dame so we headed there to keep up the averages - another city another church. This church was built in 1829 and houses a famous Casavant organ and the Gros Bourdon, said to be the biggest bell in North America. Unfortunately we missed Mass but not the masses. After gorging on an ice cream we collected some new rental bikes and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsLe Westin Montreal
Great location, great staff although the elevator was a bit hard to find.
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