Category: Canada

Our first time in Canada took us to Montréal, a fascinating realm of French culture in North America, and Toronto, a sprawling city brimming with captivating spots and a true melting pot of cultures.

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Meeting People in Toronto

Leaving Montreal on the Via Rail train to Toronto we noticed something odd happening to the sky: blue began to be replaced by grey, and warmth by inclement rain. As the train approached the...

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The Elusive Spirit of Montreal

After a charming train ride on the Amtrak Adirondack, we arrived in Montreal ready to go out and explore. Since it was already late in the afternoon, we busied ourselves keeping a lookout for...

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Amtrak Adirondack (NYC-Montreal)

There are many ways to cross the border between the USA and Canada. If the goal is to go from New York to Montreal, a scenic and relaxed option is the Amtrak Adirondack train....