From gracing breakfast tables across North America, to its prominent place on Canada’s national flag, maple has long held a beloved place in Canadian culture. In Quebec, maple syrup is a major export, with the Canadian province accounting for three-quarters of…Read more
Montreal Travel – Context Travel Blog
Looking for the latest news, updates, and opinions about Montreal travel? Check here for reviews, previews, and thoughts on making the most of Montreal, from our favorite bars to contemporary art galleries. Frequent travelers should also check back for insider city guides and tips for making the most of your Montreal travel, put together by local journalists, chefs, and artists, and historians, as well as Context staff. From suggestions on how to make the most of the city’s attractions to our favorite spots off the beaten path, we provide an intellectually curious take on Montreal travel.
The Context vision is to create an atmosphere—a context, if you will—for curious travelers to engage with local experts; to give them access to places and cultures that might otherwise remain out of sight to the casual visitor; to invite them off the tourist track and into the real life of the people, history, and culture that makes these cultural capitals amazing. In other words, to travel deeper. Deep travel helps build cultural bridges that foster tolerance and understanding. But it doesn’t just change travelers. It changes places, too. Deep Travel connects locals with smart, curious outsiders, making the world a little smaller and a little more connected.