Ottawa, the Capital of Canada

Ottawa, the capital of Canada is located in the state of Ontario. It is approximately 2 hours drive from Montréal. My visit to Canada wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the capital city. I signed up for a day tour with Grayline Canada which costs CAN$84. The tour guide was very insightful. He explained … Continue reading

Parc Jean-Drapeau

Parc Jean-Drapeau is situated in the middle of St. Lawrence River. It spreads across two islands: Île Notre-Dame and Île Ste-Hélène. The tourist booklet reckons the best way to get around the island is by bicycle. Since I don’t cycle, I took the Metro to Jean-Drapeau station and used the traditional method of getting around, by … Continue reading

Mont Tremblant

Dan & his colleagues decided to hire a car during the weekend to go somewhere out of Montréal. They decided to check out Mont Tremblant based on the recommendations of their local Canadian colleagues. Mont Tremblant is the highest peak in the Laurentians. It is located in the North-West of Montréal which is about 2 … Continue reading

Bread making class at L’École du Pain

One of the highlight of my trip is attending a bread making class. Knowing that Montréal has a strong French influence and the main food is bread, I decided to learn from the expert. Most of the cooking classes I found online are conducted fully in French. After a bit of research, I found a … Continue reading