Cat Cafes in Montreal

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If you love cats and good coffee, Montreal can make you enjoy both at the same time. Cat lovers and coffee lovers can visit one of the three cat cafés in the city located on the Plateau Mont-Royal. For my son, it is one of his favorites activity when we are on the Plateau. He […]

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Treats from another world

We just came back from NYC where we spent the Canadian Thanksgiving. Between the streets, parks, Space Intrepid Museum, our primary goal was to find the best places to eat. We walked to the Upper West Side and found this tiny spot on Amsterdam Ave:  Treat House A delicious square of paradise. It has inspired me for […]

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Sorry, I’m from Montreal

I thought it would be fun to take over this article from The New Yorker with the title No I’m from New York and give it a little Montrealer twist. So here are my thoughts as a girl from Montreal. In New York, we greet newcomers by giving them incorrect directions to Times Square In […]

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Little green alley for our little ones

Living in the city, people often wonder where our kids can play outside safely. In Montreal, the answer is pretty simple: they play in the alley, also know as la ruelle! Alleys are located behind apartment buildings mainly in all the central neighborhoods of Montreal (Hochelaga, Mile-End, Plateau, Rosemont, etc). They were introduced at the […]

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