Travel Blogs from Montreal
... boats are designed to not flip, bonus! At times though, you think you've gone too far! If I can recommend a jet boat ride to anyone, anywhere in the world - it would be this one. We were given two jumpers, a Teletubbies suit, life jacket and poncho. The water was apparently below 0 degrees, definitely felt it when it was smacking you in the face. One wave was so powerful it knocked Shan and I into the others and we all went sliding! Oh ...
... it on time to the Greenfield Park Ward. We walked in with a young couple who noticed our license plates. The young woman had just recently been attending Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff before she got married to a French Canadian man and moved to Montreal. She still has family in Phoenix.
We thought we would be having our service in French but were pleasantly surprised when we were told, that of all the meetings in Montreal there are only ...
... br> Left Halifax at 7:30 Halifax time. Pushed from there up to Moncton area. Refuel. Push another 2.5 hours. Refuel. Then again. Skipped the world's longest covered bridge in the interest of making time.
Reaching the Quebec border the skies turned grey and it started to rain. Eventually needed the waterproof liners. Lightened up for a bit, but heavy rain the last 60kms into Montreal.
Did my best to look for Fomageries. The first, which ...
On the night of the 5th March, after 24 days, 6 cities, and 5 provinces we headed out of Canada on an overnight Greyhound.
We left Canada, knowing a lot more about it but also realising just how little of it we had seen. Crossing this small corner of Canada - which covers probably the same space as Central Europe- took us days, missing out loads along the way- and we haven't covered even ...
... and went to meet he others at a bar in town. This is where we realised we weren't really in Canada anymore, it was literally like France. The menus were in French, the language was obviously French, The blokes dressed like poofs, the signs had no English so it had a very European feel. All but Jenny understood the French so we had to ask the waitress to switch it up to English. After 1 beer it was home time as we were all knackered after the ...
Other places to stay in Montreal
Quartier Latin, Montreal | Hotelfrom $61
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Right at home at Anne Ma Soeur Anne
- Anne still rules,it seems...
- A nice place to stay in Montreal
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $46
Downtown, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $57
5905 Metropolitan Blvd. East, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $83
Saint-Jacques, Montreal | 1 star hotelfrom $93