Thursday, September 10, 2009

Walk The Mile In Montreal

Photo: Bilboquet, an artisanal ice-cream parlour, makes some of the best ice creams, ice-cream cakes and sorbets in the city. Photograph by: Marcos Townsend, The Montreal Gazette, The Ottawa Citizen

From The

Stroll and shop on the city's hippest street.

Where did you go?

My wife, Rita, and I did some credit card damage on Rue Bernard Ouest, a strip of independent boutiques and popular restaurants in Montreal's Mile End. The neighbourhood is a multicultural, largely anglophone, hipster enclave at the northwest end of the Plateau Mont-Royal. West of Rue Hutchison, in the mixed francophone and Hasidic Jewish area of the posh Outremont borough, Rue Bernard Ouest becomes Avenue Bernard.

Why here?

Read more ....

No comments: