Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Exploring Montréal

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Since moving to Vancouver I have been missing the big family get-togethers for Thanksgiving, which is always a rather big deal on my Mother's side. This year however my father flew me out to see the big celebration put on by his extended family down by Kingston, Ontario. I took the opportunity to visit my sister, Elizabeth and see Montréal (her new home) for the first time. As usual, we did a lot of walking, window shopping, and food eating.

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Montréal is a stunningly beautiful, diverse, and interesting city and it is easy to forget that you are still in Canada. I definitely fell in love -- alas I seriously need to work on my Français.

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lotte janssens said...

love all the autumn colors in your pictures

Mary said...

Thank you! It's so beautiful in the fall in Eastern Canada -- it's the most colourful natural palette this time of year.