Discover Vancouver

Vancouver in western Canada is named after Captain George Vancouver of the British Royal Navy. However, Captain Vancouver was not the first european to visit the area. The coasts had already been explored by the Spanish. Captain Vancouver did not spend many days there, even though he was warmly welcomed by the local people and…

Getting around in Montreal

  Montreal is one of the easiest cities to navigate in general. Whether you are going anywhere by foot or some other form of transportation don’t worry, you can be hardly lost! St. Laurent Blvd, which is locally known as “The Main”, is an important landmark as it divides the city into east and west.…