I Love Montreal

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    Well we are officially on our way to Montreal

    for the week:) thanks Jessie and Chanel for looking after our little one while we are gone:D
    HotMomma92 HotMomma92
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 23, 2014

    The Best City

     As a general rule, I don't like big cities. But there is something about Montreal that has always been friendly and accepting. Back in my hitchhiking days I'd arrive there from god knows where and could always hop on the Metro and easily make my way to a hostel. Even though...
    yukon yukon
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 27, 2010

    Not Anymore I Don't

    I grew up in Montreal during the reign of Mayor Drapeau. He was a man of vision and he loved his city. He was determined that Montreal was to have an international reputation as a great metropolis. He had Montreal's metro system built. Then he brought Expo 67 to the city. His...
    jojewel jojewel
    56-60, F
    6 Responses Feb 26, 2010

    J'adore Montreal!

     I was in Montreal around a week ago....was there  for just 2 days....and i  fell in love with the place! it's a very dynamic city and most of the crowd is young....was in downtown Montreal and everywhere there were young students!law and order is slightly off I'd...
    Ariel81 Ariel81
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 31, 2010

    I Do Not

    In Canada, once a British colony, as we were - I expect to be spoken to in ENGLISH ! Everyone in PQ learns English in school but a number of people refuse to speak it. I say, if you wont address me in the language of the land, I have NO use for you. I will NEVER visit PQ again.
    maninfl maninfl
    70+, M
    4 Responses Dec 6, 2011

    Visited there 6 years ago.

    The best Canadian city ever.
    bezhnech bezhnech
    26-30, M
    Jul 8, 2015

    My First Trip To Canada

    I planned this trip in my head for months.  I was going to use a free fly-anywhere voucher (in the lower 48) so I flew to Vermont (Burlingame) and then drove to Montreal, where I stayed 3 days, then through Ottawa to Toronto and then Niagra Falls (both sides) to end up...
    ardvrk ardvrk
    46-50, M
    Oct 21, 2009

    I live in this city and I don't feel like

    moving. I love the mix of French and English culture we can find here. I fell sad for the infrastructure and the past mayors we had, but the future is now brighter !!!
    bdragon43 bdragon43
    26-30, M
    Feb 28, 2014
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