Telle est la vie à Montréal!

Well, the following was OUR life in Montreal for 3 full days!

There are some places we definitely want to visit while living in New England and since Montreal is only 4.5 hours away by car…it was on our list. We can now check it off our list…as well as all the below items!

Remember to click on the photos for the complete photos albums in Picasa!

1. Stop by Burlington, Vermont’s biggest city (uh a whopping 39K). = Check!

From Burlington, VT

2. Walk around Old Montreal. = Check!

From Day 1 – Montreal

3. See the Notre Dame Basilica. = Check!

From Day 1 – Montreal

4. Try Quebec Beer! = Check!

From Day 1 – Montreal

5. See an odd light / historical show at Notre Dame? = Check!

From Day 1 – Montreal

6. Be part of a street artist’s comedy act? = Check!

7. Find and eat really fresh and good French Pastries! = Check!

From Day 2 – Montreal

8. Hang out in a REAL hood and luckily run into a street fair! = Check!

From Day 2 – Montreal

9. Go to the highest point of Montreal! = Check!
St. Joseph’s Oratory (Catholic Basilica) is home to an upcoming saint.

From Day 2 – Montreal

10. Ride the Montreal Subway. = Check!

From Day 2 – Montreal

11. See the front runners of the Montreal Marathon? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

12. Ride Bixi Bikes around Montreal. = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

13. Get yelled at by the Patati Patata Petite Burger Guy? = Check!

14. And making said Burger Guy laugh? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

15. Try Poutine (French Fries with gravy and chunks of cheese) for the first time = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

16. Walk / Ride around for hours on end with funky hair? = Uh, Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

17. Run into a drum Circle in the large Mont Royal Park. = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

18. Run into a medieval fighters? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

19. See a double rainbow? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

20. Run into Free Concert? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

21. Dine at the cool Jazz Garden Place? = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal

22. Take lots of favorite photos of Montreal! = Check!

From Day 3 – Montreal
From Day 3 – Montreal
From Day 2 – Montreal


From Day 1 – Montreal

23. Stop by Trapp Family (of Sound of Music Fame) Lodge? = Check!

From Trip Home from Montreal

24. Go to the Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory! = Check!

From Trip Home from Montreal

25. Start preparing to go to the Quebec City Winter Carnival in February 2011 = Check

WHO’S MEETING US THERE?
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~ by HenderBalz on September 15, 2010.

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