Tag: montreal

Montreal: The Finale

It was hard for us to get out of the apartment on our last day in Montreal. Knowing we could have both spent another full week biking around the city, antique shopping, eating and exploring parks made us sad that we had to leave. We lingered […]

Montreal: Bike Rides, Antiques and More Food

Our second day in Montreal was filled was much of the same—bikes and great food—but we also explored more of the beautiful city and discovered a few hidden gems along the way. Our first order of business was to find some breakfast. Montreal has great […]

Montreal: Markets, Brunch and Parks

After sleeping in following gorging ourselves the previous night, we woke up a little later than anticipated, but excited to be in a new city nonetheless. We planned on using bikes to get around the city for most of the trip, and since our hosts […]

Montreal: Au Pied de Cochon

One of many reasons we were looking forward to visiting Montreal was Au Pied de Cochon. Chef Martin Picard has created a temple to all thing foie gras and porky in his rustic, welcoming restaurant on Avenue Duluth. As soon as we knew for sure we were […]

Montreal: Via Amtrak

Whenever we travel, Laura and I cut costs by swapping apartments. We weren’t planning any trips this spring, but a few months ago Laura saw a listing for a couple in Montreal who wanted to stay in Manhattan in May. We figured why not? After […]