Monthly Archives: August 2015

MAC: Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal

In the beautiful Place des Arts area in downtown Montreal you can find Montreal’s Musée d’art contemporain. So unusual and different from the classical art I usually enjoy, the pieces at this museum challenge the observers senses with art installations that incorporate screen visuals, audio and the most diverse and interesting tactile materials. If you

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48 Hours in Ottawa

The Plan: A (possibly) little known fact about me, I lived in Ottawa from 6 months old until 5 years old, so although my memories are limited, I have happy (albeit vague) recollections of the city, especially in the winter time. Skating on the Rideau canal and eating beaver tails seems to be the things

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National Gallery of Canada

Gallery Information: www.gallery.ca Address: 380 Sussex Drive On a hot muggy Ottawa day, walking through the National Gallery of Canada is a welcome indulgence. The cool modern lines of the interior make for a refreshing view, the outdoor water features that break up the tour are thoroughly relaxing and the size of the gallery makes for

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W Hotel South Beach

Address: 2201 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 Website: www.wsouthbeach.com When looking for a place to relax in Miami, you can’t do much better than the W South Beach. From the pool and beach area to the stylish interior to the unbelievable customer service, this hotel is top notch. Style: The Foyer, referred to as “The

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Gay Pride Montreal!

It is Monday August 10th and that marks the opening day of Gay Pride Week in Montreal! An amazing array of activities and events are planned for this years Pride week ending with the Gay Pride Parade on Sunday August 16th. All the information about the events can be found at their website here: www.fiertemontrealpride.com I

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My Top 3 places for Chocolate in Montréal!

Sweet sugar mama! I love sweets and I love chocolate, there is absolutely no greater pleasure than the feeling of chocolate melting in your mouth! Montréal definitely has its fair share of restaurants dedicated to satisfying your sweet tooth, here are my top 3 places to go to chocolate heaven in Montréal! 1. Paris Crêpe -1333

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