Montreal

👥 Population: 1.8 million

🕑 Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (EST): UTC -5

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Montreal is the largest city of the majority French speaking province of Quebec, and the second largest in all of Canada. Aesthetically it effortlessly blends North America and Europe.

Weather

Climate in Montreal is humid continental featuring hot, humid summers and dry, cold, as well as windy winters. Average summer temperatures are 18°C and in winter it is an average of -9°C.

Where to live

Old Montreal (Vieux Montreal): Has many attractions and is popular with tourists. Good for budget travellers.

The Village: Good for nightlife.

Plateau Mont-Royal: Very hipstery & artsy. Many coffee shops and boutique shops. Good for families.

Useful resources

Kijiji

Liv

Rentals.ca

airbnb

Booking.com

Groceries

Markets

Jean-Talon Market

Maisonneuve Market

Atwater Market

Supermarkets

Provigo

Maxi

Loblaws

Getting around

From airport

Montreal Airport

Method: Bus, train, taxi

Within

Société de transport de Montréal

Methods: Bus, Metro, Train

Uber available

✅ yes as well as Blacklane, Car2Go, and local taxis

Uber price estimate

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