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Go Irish at Montreal’s St Patrick`s Day Parade

Go Irish at Montreal’s St Patrick`s Day Parade March 12, 2012 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Montreal has a large Irish-Canadian population who are proud of their heritage in buidling the city. It’s estimated that 40% of Quebec’s population has some Irish ancestry so St. Patrick’s Day is a big celebration in Montreal. On St Paddy’s Day in Montreal, everyone is Irish....

Butterflies go free in Montreal

Butterflies go free in Montreal February 29, 2012 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Come and sit with 2,000 butterflies as they settle fragrant flowers and bushed. Each winter Montreal’s Jardin Botanique hosts the Butterflies Go Free exhibit. Sit and take in the rainbow of colors as the butterflies flit through the Main Exhibition Greenhouse. There are 50 species of the most beautiful...

Party until dawn at Nuit Blanche

Party until dawn at Nuit Blanche February 24, 2012 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
  Photo by John Walker Nuit Blanche is Montreal’s weekend-long arts festival that finishes off the Montreal Highlights Festival. Create your own itinerary from more than 165 indoor and outdoor activities featuring art, dance and music performances. It’s one of the wildest nights of the year...

Montreal takes on winter with an 11-day festival

February 18, 2012 | Events, What's New | Read More
For the next 11 days Montréal is taking winter head on with the fun-packed Montréal en Lumière. Running from February 16 until February 25, this outdoor event offers live music, culinary events, performance art, exhibits, light shows and plenty of free activities. Be sure to throw on your long underwear...

Best chocolates in Montreal

Best chocolates in Montreal February 1, 2012 | Food | Read More
Montreal in February is time for romance and that means chocolates. Consider the best of the best, Les chocolats de Chloe is a tiny artisanal shop in the Plateau selling extraordinary homemade chocolates. There are intriguing flavor combinations that make these chocolates standout. Try raspberry, honey,...
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