Canadian Adventure: Ottawa’s Top 5 Attractions

Canadian Adventure: Ottawa’s Top 5 Attractions

On the last leg of my Canadian adventure, I headed to the capital - Ottawa. Although it is located in Ontario, it is literally on the border of Quebec, the French-speaking province. One strange thing I noticed on my drive from Mont Tremblant, Quebec, to Ottawa, Ontario, was that there were Continue reading

Canadian Adventure Day 4: Mont Tremblant, Quebec

Canadian Adventure Day 4: Mont Tremblant, Quebec

After spending two days in French Montreal, we headed to higher ground and a little more R&R. We drove about 1.5 hours northwest of Montreal to the mountain town of Mont Tremblant, Quebec, in the Laurentide Mountains. The drive was beautiful and seemed short compared to the 7.5 hour drive from Continue reading

Canadian Adventure Day 2: Bonjour, Montreal!

Canadian Adventure Day 2: Bonjour, Montreal!

Bonjour from Montreal! As part of my Canadian vacation, we stopped in Montreal for two days for a true French experience outside of France. After checking into the lovely Hotel Le Crystal (big rooms and great location), our first stop in this French Canadian city was Old Port in Old Montreal. In Old Continue reading

Canadian Adventure Day 1: Niagara Falls

Canadian Adventure Day 1: Niagara Falls

Bonjour Everyone! I am officially back from my week-long Canadian Adventure and have so much to share. From walking on quaint cobblestone streets in Montreal, to holding wild animals in the mountains of Quebec, to catching Olympic fever in a different country, my trip to Canada was one that I will Continue reading