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... heading west!!
went up into the skyline car and sat in hope of getting some interesting photos
looking along the roof of the train as it snakes its way along the track.
However the line in this area is not very interesting at all and was simply
just lined with trees and the occasional few houses etc.
it was time for lunch and I made my way along the seven or so coaches to the
dining car. The tables were all setup in grand luxury ...
... and glided back down the mountain and enjoyed a lovely walk through the adjacent Mont Royal Park which was apparently designed by the same designer as Grand Central Park in New York City. After two hours of climbing, posing for photographs and trudging through the ice and snow, the tour guide took us to Old Montreal, the old city center with remains dating back to New France. We entered a cute restaurant in which apparently one of the best poutine in town was served. ...
... York tomorrow morning, leaving at 9.30am, arriving about 2.30am on Sunday morning. Not really looking forward to that.
We have enjoyed Montreal, but the cold has restricted our sightseeing, which was to be expected. Terry is happy as he wanted to experience cold weather first hand, and see how ordinary people coped. When we got home about 5.30pm, it was -13 degrees, feels like - 18, and there is snow predicted for tomorrow.
... Montreal, musicians play in squares and on subway platforms. The city has a terrific subway / Metro system. I believe that there is only one Pharmacy store name in Canada. I may be wrong here, but the only brand I saw was Jean Contu. They of course have free medical for all Canadians. The also provide college education for free. A few months ago, the conservative government of Canada tried to raise the cost of college ...
... cool! Cost 13 bucks to get in, and was like a mini music festival, good music too! Danced, talked with Tiph and Mel, some quebecois who love travelling and really hit it off with one of them so we exchanged contact details. Stopped off at a self-service frozen yoghurt place (so good!) whilst thr others went to McDonalds in the way back, and now back in the room. Gonna have to pack ...
Other places to stay in Montreal
Quartier Latin, Montreal | Hotelfrom $61
Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal | 3 star hotelfrom $105
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- 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