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Viewing blogs tagged Montreal

Monday, July 30, 2012

Montreal, Canada - 2011

# Posted by Joel Dixon at 30/07/2012 12:44:51

Leaving Ottawa early in the morning - we continued to Montreal. The street signs turned French, the women became much more smartly dressed and people were just a tad snootier towards us.

We explored Old Montreal which is a beautiful part of town nicely juxtaposed by Downtown Montreal across the road. I love seeing things like cannons in the middle of a city, making me think back to the times of pioneers warring for new territory. McGill University was pretty cool to see, and I had my first "surf n' turf" meal at a restaurant across from the hotel - delicious.

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