The weather may have been forbidding, but my time in Montreal was limited, so I forced myself out to visit the city the way I enjoy most – on foot. I’m glad I braved the rain and wind to discover so many interesting things outside of the tourist zone:
Just like I expected, there was interesting usage of French words. Depanner is one of my favorite French words, which means to fix something or help someone out. French depanneurs are handymen; but in Quebec, a depanneur is simply:
Then I wandered more in the direction of the Old Town, where I saw:
I enjoyed the juxtaposition of the modern glass building, the grey columns, and horse-drawn carriage:
And finally stumbled upon a scene that could belong anywhere:
Stay tuned tomorrow while I introduce you to my favorite place in the city!