Travel Blogs from Montreal
... quickly , stopping off at mcdonalds for breakfast . At around 9ish we got off the bus to visit a park , taking pictures of waterfalls and rock formations before heading back to New York , stopping off a few times . In the last 4 days we have nearly done 1,600 miles so we had spent a long time in the coach ! So we had a early night in our hotel . Love Jared and Melissa ...
... of Melbourne, where everybody looked Canadian but spoke French. Luckily people weren't as offended as people from France when we revealed we couldn't speak French. They swapped with ease to English with a strong Canadian accent and you would have never of guessed a moment earlier they were speaking another language. In fact when we were in a bar having a beer we overheard the table next to us speaking in English then French then English, as if they didn't realise they had ...
... list (the famous Notre Dame Basilica). The city boasts four basilicas, two of which I visit, and six cathedrals. At the corner of Rue University and Rue Sainte-Catherine, Christ Church Cathedral was completed in 1857 and was raised to facilitate construction of the city's Promenades Cathedral, one of its underground shopping malls. An Anglican Gothic revival cathedral, it is open to the public on one of the city's busiest streets, ...
... feat when you're a 5'1" woman -- is a bit of a challenge. Here are a few of my packing tips:
- Backpack. I have an XS sized Gregory Deva backpack, which gives me about 50L of space in a well-fitting backpack. The nice thing about the Deva pack is that it has lots of pockets and compartments to keep gear organized. I use the bottom compartment for larger items like shoes, towel, jacket and fleece. ...
... was really beautiful and fun except for two things. One I dropped my camera and phone out of the small rental bike pouch at the front of the bike and they smashed onto the road as I was riding and I even rode over part of the SLR camera. Both needed to be replaced. Second was we got lost coming back and ended up doing an extra 10 kms into some seedy industrial area and had to turn around twice and we were both tired by that stage.
Once we dropped the bikes back ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Motel Pierre Montreal
Other places to stay in Montreal
Cote-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grace, Montreal | 3 star motelfrom $102
Saint-Leonard, Montreal | Motelfrom $101
Riviere-des-Prairies-Pointe-aux-Trembles, Montreal | 2 star motelfrom $67
Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Montreal | Motelfrom $124
Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Montreal | Motelfrom $93