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  • Top Things to Do in Montreal

    Everything about Montréal’s magnificent Roman Catholic basilica is grand, from the 228-foot twin steeples to the 7,000-pipe organ in the loft.... Read more

  • Top Reasons to Go to Montréal

    Browse public markets: Marché Atwater, one of the city's oldest public markets, and the bustling Marché Jean-Talon, in Little Italy, are two... Read more

  • Montréal's History

    Montréal is the second-largest French-speaking city in the Western world, but it's not only Francophone culture that thrives here. About 14% of the... Read more

  • A Food-Focused Walking Tour of Montreal

    Many Montrealers are true gourmets, or at least enthusiastic food-lovers. And, indeed, the city has thousands of restaurants, markets, and food... Read more

  • Montreal With Kids

    Montréal’s popular rent-a-bicycle Bixi system is a great way for families to see the city. The expanding network of car-free cycling paths now... Read more

  • The Route Verte

    Stretches of what’s called the most extensive route of biking trails in North America pass right through the very heart of Downtown Montréal.... Read more

  • A One-Day Ski Trip

    If you ski or snowboard but are dedicated to a weekend in the city, you’re in luck, because Montréal affords you the opportunity to have the... Read more

  • Late-Night Bites

    Da Emma : Hover over a plate of pasta or roasted lamb at this darkly lit, romantic eatery. Leméac : One of the best deals in town, their "fin de... Read more

  • The Best Shopping Districts in Montreal

    Most visitors to Montréal will have Downtown and Old Montréal on the itinerary, but for an authentic experience à la Montréalaise you should... Read more

  • Lodging Alternatives

    There are many reasons for travelers to consider apartment rentals or other lodging alternatives, but we tend to recommend hotel suites instead.... Read more

  • Top Montréal Shopping Experiences

    Some of the best deals can be found at La Maison Simons department store, where there’s something cheap and chic for everyone, from teenyboppers to... Read more

  • Art in the Métro

    Montréal was ahead of the curve in requiring all construction in the métro system to include an art component, resulting in such dramatic works as... Read more

  • Montréal's Markets

    If food is your first love, head to Montréal’s markets, especially in the bountiful days of the autumn harvest. Marché Jean-Talon in the... Read more


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