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Every year in the summer, Montreal has the International Fireworks Competition on the river. Saturdays at 10PM, and some Wednesdays. It seems like the whole of Montreal descends to Metro Papineau, with friends and family, to watch the fireworks. It is a long walk, from 20 to 40 minutes, to the areas under the Jacques … Continue reading Fireworks

Le Petit Alep

191 Jean-Talon Street East in Montreal – walk West towards St-Laurent from the Jean-Talon metro station. Open Tue-Sat for lunch and dinner. 2013: Le Petit Alep Official Website is now online with details and the whole menu. Great food and excellent ambiance. Syrian/Armenian food. Filet-mignon with a special spicy sauce – Chiche Kebab Terbialy. Absolutely … Continue reading Le Petit Alep