The best of Montreal: Where to go, eat, and stay

Montreal is about as close as you can get to Europe without leaving the North American continent. Considered the cultural capital of Canada, Montreal is famous for its French cuisine, sophisticated fashion, underground city, and plethora of attractions—not to mention its frigid winters.

If you’re visiting the city of poutine and jazz (ideally between April-October), there’s one area you don’t want to miss: Vieux-Montreal, or the Old Port. With buildings dating to the 17th century lining the narrow, cobblestone streets, you’ll feel like you time-travelled to France. Don’t speak French? Have no fear: your all-in-one guide to the best of Montreal is here!

Like most cities, there is more to do in Montreal than can be experienced in one vacation. Here are our top 5 picks:

  1. Take a stroll down Rue Saint Paul, the oldest street in Montreal. Be sure to stop and eat at one of the many prize-winning restaurants along the way.
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Top 10 Music Festivals This Summer

Summer is synonymous with beaches, ice cream, barbecues and fireworks. It is also synonymous with music festivals. Each year, the best artists in the world gather to play in front of crowds numbering in the thousands. Here are the 10 best upcoming festivals this summer.

10) Outside Lands
Kanye West. Tom Petty. Tiësto. Macklemore. Few festivals offer the best of a wide array of genres. Outside Lands gives you it all. The festival also features a wine tasting section, beer garden, and art gallery. Basically, its all San Fran has to offer, with some killer music. Sign me up.

Where: San Francisco
When: August 8th-10th

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New Cold Adventure: Antarctica

There’s no place on Earth that compares to the vast white wilderness of Antarctica: snow, ice, water and rocks. Until recently, Antarctica was off limits to the traditional traveler. Not anymore! Find out all there is to know about the mystical continent of Antarctica.

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Best Scuba Diving Spots in the World

Scuba diving is one of the most popular recreational water sports in the world. There are many different criteria to consider when choosing the best diving site, clarity of water, to the colorful flora, caves and relics etc. Here are the best and most beautiful scuba diving sites that will guarantee the perfect underwater experience!

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Best Safaris in Africa

Going on a safari is one of the most unique and memorable family trips you can experience. Just imagine the beauty of the animal kingdoms, the scenery, the sunset, the variety of ecosystems and the nature. Sound intriguing? We’ve put together this list of African safaris that are sure to blow you away!

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