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My Favorite Things to Do in Montreal

From the moment I stepped onto the cobblestone rue Saint-Sulpice, Old Montreal had me under its spell. I wandered the various lanes and boulevards charmed by the buildings spanning almost four hundred years of history. Their arched doors, flower-boxed windows, wrought-iron accents, and stone walls beckoned one to explore. Those fond of North American history… Continue reading My Favorite Things to Do in Montreal

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18 Must-See Sights in Montreal: a Roaming Historian Old Montréal Walking Tour

As I read about historical sites in Montreal, I grew more excited for our trip. Historic buildings, fine architecture, archaeology, and even little plaques commemorating the great achievements of humankind thrill me. I read as much as I could about Montreal Canadiens and found that loads of history would all be within walking distance of… Continue reading 18 Must-See Sights in Montreal: a Roaming Historian Old Montréal Walking Tour

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Contemporary Grandeur in the Heart of Old Montréal—Hôtel Le Saint-Sulpice

From my first glimpse at its cobble-stone streets, old-world architecture, and historic buildings, I was smitten with Old Montreal. Driving down rue St. Sulpice, Notre Dame Basilica appeared before me with its magnificent façade. Harkening to worshippers for almost 200 years it called to me, too. Our hotel, Le Saint-Sulpice, stood directly behind the cathedral.… Continue reading Contemporary Grandeur in the Heart of Old Montréal—Hôtel Le Saint-Sulpice