dd-montrealMontreal became a small break where Dave stayed with Keith and Debbie from Mainly Minis. This time was used wisely, cleaning the Mini Van ready for the next leg as it had become quite a mess following the long dirt roads in Labrador and New Foundland.

Montreal  French: Montréal is a city in the Canadian province of Quebec. It is the largest city in the province, the second-largest in the country after Toronto. Originally called Ville-Marie or “City of Mary” is now named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill located in the heart of the city, or ‘Mont Réal’ as it was spelled in Middle French (Mont Royal in modern French).

As of 2011, the city of Montreal had a population of 1,649,519. Montreal’s metropolitan area had a population of 3,824,221 and a population of 1,886,481 in the urban agglomeration of Montreal.