For over 30 years, The Festival Internationale de Jazz has been an incredible event and quite possibly the highlight of the summer here in Montreal. Lovers of music flock to the city to listen to jazz and all sorts of jazz related music. This festival is the biggest of its kind, holding an official Guinness world record, pretty impressive! This year, for its 36th edition, the festival has invited over 3,000 artists from over 30 different countries. Imagine all that talent gathered under the sky of one single city. From June 26th to July 5th, take advantage of this amazing opportunity to listen to exceptional musicians do what they do best.
If you’re a so-called foodie and live in the city of Montreal, you’re pretty much living in gastronomical paradise. Known for its top chefs and wide range of delectable restaurants, Montreal has got it going on when it comes to food. It’s no surprise that the city hoped on the bandwagon and joined the food truck movement a couple years ago.
As soon as the snow melts, it isn’t long before Montreal cyclists take over the city and traverse the streets as if winter had never struck. To celebrate and encourage this mode of transportation, every year at the end of May, Montreal kicks off its festival season with Go Bike Montreal. An entire week of activities is dedicated to this festival, where everyone is encouraged to take part and cycle! Events include the Metropolitan Challenge, Tour la Nuit, Tour de l’Île de Montréal and Operation Bike-to-Work.
The warm weather has finally arrived and just in time for Mother’s Day this weekend. If you would like to go above and beyond the standard flowers/card gift combo, you’re in luck because Montreal is gleaming with Mother’s day activities.
Starting at $130, 200, Fletcher by Mondev Condos offers affordable homes in the heart of the action. A total of 21 units will be available in December 2015. Located in the rapid growing neighbourhood Homa, Fletcher is perfectly located and here’s why.
In a constantly changing market, we are eventually confronted with the dilemma of buying or renting a house. There are many advantages and disadvantages to both options. While some are qualitative, others are quantitative. To help future homeowners or renters decide what is their best option, we have look several aspects that are relative to both alternatives.
Are you interested in buying a house? Are you on the path to home ownership? If your answers are yes to both here are a few steps that can make this process a lot easier for you.
With summer approaching slowly but surely, future inhabitants of the neighbourhood have a lot of things to look forward to.
Montreal is notorious for it’s festivals, including Montreal en Lumiere, one of the biggest winter festivals in the world. The annual celebration draws approximately 900,000 people to experience the winter wonders of the city. The programs combines a variety of events from performing arts, gastronomy and free outdoor family activities.
Valentines day conveniently falls on a Saturday this year. Whether you plan on showering your loved one over the entire weekend, for one romantic evening or maybe just for an afternoon, Montreal has an array of romantic remedies to fill your time.