On Saturday the 20th October 2012 we are heading home to Munich for the last time this summer! We had a stopover in Philadelphia on the way: So for the next couple of months it will be bit quiter here. Gab will be studying Munich and I also have to go back to my uni […]Read more "Goodbye Canada, back to reality"
On our last day we went back to the center of Montreal to meet some friends of Gab for lunch and to walk around in the city center a last time. The “Clock Man” in front of the Christ Church Cathedral: Because it was raining all day Gab was wearing gumboots and had fun playing […]Read more "Montreal IV"
During about 2 months in fall the Chinese garden in the Botanical Garden in Montreal get decorated with hundreds of Chinese lanterns which gives it a magnificent look and during this time it can be visited until 9pm. There was also a lightshow with music in the Japanese Garden there! On the way to a […]Read more "The Chinese Lanterns in the Botanical Garden of Montreal"
With two of Gab’s friends (Gen & Gabrielle) we took a daytrip to hike up the Mont-Tremblant which is about 150km north-west of Montreal. As you can see this is a skifield in winter, the highest, biggest and most expensive in the area to be precise: We made it to the top! The ski resort […]Read more "Mont-Tremblant"
The next day Dominique, Amin and me went first to the Montmorency Falls and then to the Île d’Orléans. You can walk up very close to the falls although you then can’t see very much anymore and we ended up a bit wet but they are quite impressive falls: A typical little village on Île […]Read more "Quebec City II"
On tuesday morning I left at 6am to Quebec city by carpooling (Gab didn’t come because she wanted to spent some more time in Montreal). There, in Quebec city the first bus I wanted to take threw me back out because I had only bills and they somehow accept only coins in the bus! So […]Read more "Quebec City I"
So the day after the return from Toronto the lack of sleep from the last half a week finally cought up to us and we slept from 2am till 2pm. And then finally left the house around 4pm for a visit to Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal, where the middle line of stairs is reserved for […]Read more "Montreal III"