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Travel Blogs from Montreal
Thankfully we awoke to a dry morning. So packing up was not too bad. Today we are driving across to Montreal. We have decided that we are going to do the scenic route and are going on the US-Canadian Highway. The scenery along the way really is spectacular. We drove through Bangor to Waterville up into Skowhegan to Madison. Near Sugarloaf mountain we drove up to a look out point where we stopped and had lunch overlooking the valley. On the way down we almost ...
``Marche le pied St. Therese`` (Walking St. Therese)
Today is a perfectly Canadian Spring afternoon. It`s warm, but not hot. It`s breezy, but not blowy. The the Maple tree lined streets provide intermittent shade on a very lazy stroll around the village of St. Therese.
We are staying with Jonesy`s surrogate, and very French-Canadian family. Over a decade ago he lived in Montreal, not with me, as many think. They are gracious, ...
... was so cold that the plastic lenses in the glasses
contracted, and both lenses fell out, but one stayed in the pocket.
back from London, and we all have home-delivered Indonesian meal. The delivery man, even though he was in a
truck, was absolutely frozen as he had to take his gloves off all the time.
After the previous nights’ sleep, Dianne had been
optimistic that she wasn’t going to have any ...
Finding plenty of chances to
practise our French in Montreal,
so our oui oui and bonjours are coming along nicely. Everything is in French
with a little English thrown in. We sorted out the metro today and headed to Old Port
to see Nortre Dame and Old Montreal. Judy made a protester very happy by demanding fee-free entrance to the cathedral. Go Jude!
We found ...
... her which was adorable. We bumped into a local lady walking her Alaskan malamute, Flash, and stood chatting to her for a while. Flash was huge and so cuddly, he didn't mind a group of strangers fussing him, and he kept howling on demand for us- he was lush. We stopped for pictures nears the lake and then continued on into the park proper- there were lots of statues and monuments that you could climb on so we had a good play on them. As we were taking photos, an ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking