Monthly Archives: July 2015


This is my hood! Station Côte-Vertu is the major entry point into Saint-Laurent, one of the most diverse areas in Canada. Step out of the station and you will see Chinese, Lebanese, Italians, Haitians and countless other ethnic groups. This diversity is expressed in all the businesses around the station and makes for an amazingly

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48 Hours in Toronto

To be quite honest, I was expecting a nice calm 48 hours in Toronto. Flying in directly from Paris on an 11am flight (we were up at 6am Paris time) I thought me and Matteo would be doing a lot of sleeping, seeing an old friend and not much else-I couldn’t have been more wrong.

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The Musée d’Orsay

The much loved Musée d’Orsay is a top destination for tourists and art lovers from all over the world. Located a pleasant 20 min walk from where we are staying, it is also easily accessible by metro, stop name: Musée d’Orsay, bien sûr! Here are my top picks from the Museum: