Accommodation & Apartments in Montreal
Montreal is a beautiful city in Canada and is the second largest city in the country. Interestingly, French is the cities official language and is the language predominantly spoken at home by the residents. In fact, Montreal is the second largest predominantly French speaking city after Paris. Montreal has a culture of design and you will notice this by the wide range of design pieces around the city. Notable designs are the Montreal Biosphere and the stunning Habitat 67 apartment complex. Public artwork by many of the biggest names in Canadian art fill the Montreal Metro and each metro station has its own unique design. In fact, in 2006, Montreal was named a UNESCO City of Design and it is also home to many international design associations. You might also like to pay a visit to Old Montreal, the historic area complete with traditional architecture and lovely cobbled streets. Notable landmarks in Old Montreal include Place Jacques-Cartier, Montreal City Hall, the Old Port of Montreal and the Notre-Dame de Montreal Basilica. Another wonderful place to visit is Mount Royal Park, a stunning park overlooking the city and it is one of the city’s largest green spaces. The park is perfect for a pleasant stroll and to take in an amazing view of the Montreal Metro. Also here is a beautiful lake, a small ski slope, a sculpture garden and there are also many cultural activities held here all year round. Montreal has been described previously has Canada’s ‘Cultural Capital’ and this is demonstrated by the many theatres, museums, festivals, restaurants and sporting arena’s available here. There is something for everyone in Montreal so do yourself a favour and see what all the fuss is about.While you are here you really should check out some of our other accommodation options in Canada. We have many wonderful apartments in Toronto and lovely bed and breakfasts in Vancouver. Why not see what else Canada has to offer?