There are many factors that come into play when we look at tourism, including local and global economies fluctuating and other world events. With the Canadian dollar being on the low side, many countries can visit us economically.
Long known for liberal and cultural flair, it’s no surprise the level of design you’ll find in our city. In step with its flair for design, you might be interested to know that Montreal was also the first city in North America to be awarded.
Summer is here! That means there is no shortage of festivals and outdoor activities to choose from. If you’re here visiting, be sure to make some time to take in one or more of the great festivals and events that take place during August.
Montreal has the reputation of being the festival capital of North America – and for good reason. Some of the biggest and most famous festivals run that month; festivals like the Jazz Fest or Osheaga and the insanely funny Just for Laughs.
Ah…summer in the city comes as a long-awaited reward for the locals and an attraction for visitors. Whether you’re a local or here on a visit, we’ve got a few great ideas for some family-fun in Montreal.
Montreal is an excellent city for students – for many reasons.From downtown to the Plateau, you’ll find a variety of shops, restos, pubs and cafes that cater directly to students. If you’re considering studying in Montreal, read on to find out a few of the top reasons to come here.
Just like fine dining, the city is full of great choices for hungry people looking for a snack, or lunch. So how do you take in the best of what Montreal has to offer? Take a quick read through this article and discover some of Montreal’s must-try foods.
One of Montreal’s most vibrant neighbourhoods, the Gay Village has it’s own flair and attractions. Don’t think you have to be gay to hang out here though; it is one of the most friendly and inclusive parts of Montreal, everyone is welcomed.
It’s no secret that the month of March is full of unexpected surprises, weather and climate included. The month of April can be equally surprising. But some of those surprises are quite pleasant – just take a look at the variety of upcoming fairs and events you can take part.
Valentines day in Montreal provides couples ample opportunity to express their feelings for each other in both romantic and not-so-romantic ways. Read on for more great ideas for this Valentines weekend.
For many people, winter is one of the best times of the year, especially if you’re here to take in some winter activities. Montreal is the perfect hub for snowy, wintry fun! Here is an article full of little tips to make your stay in Montreal all the more pleasant and safe.
Travelling solo requires a few things to make it safe and enjoyable. We’ll set down a few guidelines in this article for travelling solo safely. As far as Montreal goes, you’ll find it to be a very open and welcoming city, to all types of travelers.
From tiny hole-in-the-wall shops to expansive high-end barista wielding cafes, Montreal is a full cup when it comes to coffee. We’ve put together a small sampling of our local coffee shops worth your visit.