Hi Montreal, nice to meet you. Mind if I live here in the amazing city of sweet bagels and pretty staircases?
Book a room at the Auberge Bishop Hostel and basically stay in a castle.
An Airbnb that is described as a "cozy pad" near Le Plateau-Mont-Royal.
The M Montreal hostel is the definition of good ambience.
Go to St-Viateur and see delicious bagels prepared fresh in front of your eyes. 👀
Visit St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, the largest church in Canada.
Head to Le 4e Mur if you like speakeasies with secret entrances and great cocktails.
Give your eyes a feast at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
Visit the Notre-Dame Basilica, founded in 1642.
Experience four different ecosystems at the Biodôme de Montréal.
Poutine, meet everybody. Everybody, meet poutine, a Canadian specialty made from french fries, cheese curds, and gravy.
Get the above drool-worthy dish at Patati Patata.
Take a stroll through Plateau Mont-Royal and waste what little storage you have left on your phone.
Get photographic proof of the wrought-iron, winding staircases that Montreal is known for.
Claim your gold medal at Montreal's Olympic Stadium.
This is me, on my way to Montreal.
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