Travel Blogs from Montreal
... Garden, and Montreal Planetarium. We walked around the Olympic park and up a big hill to the Insectarium and Botanical Gardens which were both incredible.
Zach unfortunately has a meltdown in the botanical gardens and on the way home in the train so we think he’s really tired lets just get him home for a sleep. Of course we get back to the apartment and he won’t sleep so Grandma takes him to the local park for 3 hours and he comes back totally happy ...
... are also Norwegian Luges that can be tried and a slide being built
Outside are several brown boxes with hot steam saunas that is included in your room price. Hmm I would spend most of my time in there... Hot throw myself in the snow to cool down and back in the heat!!!
The private villas or cabins for couples which are more private are also being built.. A little honey money in the snow.
... the street and the gardens and the balconies of Montreal.
We enjoyed exploring the Olympic quarter, the Markets, the Historic Centre and the Island facing Montreal - Ile St Helene.
My cousin Hannah has since moved to Montreal and I have no doubt she is really enjoying herself.
We couchsurfed in Montreal also and had such a lovely time with Catherine, who shared with us experiences of her travels around South East Asia with her daughter.
... up the hill and home, as the map fortunately has our street marked on it. We get home just as it starts to snow small, round pellets. Later we get big, fluffy flakes, but not enough to hang around. We take more squirrel photos in the afternoon.
Tuesday 24 April 2012 Montreal
In the morning, there is snow covering the top of the car. We froze yesterday, so today we get serious about WARM clothing. As well as our hats, gloves, ...
... to a local market in north Montreal to find some crepes for breakfast. I enjoyed two enormous crepes and an espresso.
After eating my crepes, I spent the rest of the day exploring Montreal. The old part of the city and the new part. This is what I saw.
I made my way back to Chloes house at 5pm after spending 6 hours exploring Montreal. ...
Other places to stay in Montreal
Quartier Latin, Montreal | Hotelfrom $61
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $100
- 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 $61
Downtown, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $65
5905 Metropolitan Blvd. East, Montreal | 2 star hotelfrom $83
Saint-Jacques, Montreal | 1 star hotelfrom $101