I have wanted to travel to Quebec since I was in my early teens. For some reason the place got emblazoned in my mind as a must-visit locale. I was right. It's as lovely as any European City, with an undeniable Canadian sensibility.
Here's my Flickr set to help remember a lovely, if a little short, trip to a grand city:
So many things are done so well in Montreal, that I can't help count the shortcomings in the City of Chicago upon my return from this trip. I am sad. But hope Chicago can one day match the loveliness and urban practicality of Montreal. Maybe. One day.