Quebec City: Awed by Nature at Montmorency Falls

In truth, I am and always have been a city girl: camping is never going to be my default vacation choice, and having a certain base level of creature comforts is a priority. And so, when traveling, my sightseeing choices tend to be city-oriented, too. Museums packed with works of art, restaurants where you can … More Quebec City: Awed by Nature at Montmorency Falls

Montreal: Old Town Charm, Riverside Promenades, and One Very Adventurous Boat Ride

Now that I’ve written three food-related posts about Montreal (see here, here, and here), I suppose it’s time to discuss what we actually did to work off all those calories while visiting the city. We based ourselves in Old Town, which was exactly where I wanted to be. The thing that first drew me to Montreal was … More Montreal: Old Town Charm, Riverside Promenades, and One Very Adventurous Boat Ride

Montreal Eats: More Than Just Poutine (but Also a Lot of Poutine)

During our trip to Montreal, my family joked that we were basically just spending each day filling time between meals. And while that’s not entirely accurate, it is fair to say that food was a focus of our stay in the city. In addition to eating our way through the Mile End and ogling fresh … More Montreal Eats: More Than Just Poutine (but Also a Lot of Poutine)