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Native name: Montréal
Country: Canada
  1. French
  2. English
  1. YUL Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport 15.1 km
  2. YHU Montréal / Saint-Hubert Airport 10.8 km
Climate code: Dfb temperate continental / humid continental climate
Global city cat.: GaWC Beta Global Cities
Population (city): 1,741,296 (2014) world: 54
Population (metro): 4,027,121 (2014)

Main Neighborhoods

  • Downtown Montreal (Centre-ville)
  • Old Montreal
  • Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Mile End
  • Westmount

City Intelligence

News, Essays & Blog Posts (3 / 9)

The Unconventional Beauty of Montreal’s New Bonaventure Expressway
By: City Lab   Published: 06/Nov/2018
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After years of political wrangling, planning, and construction, the new $141.7-million (CDN) Projet Bonaventure is actually pleasant, as far as expressways go.

How Montreal’s Largest Park Tackled Its Raccoon Problem
By: City Lab   Published: 26/Oct/2018
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Tags: Montreal

“When tourists arrive with food that is often very high in calories and in fat, they’re going to very quickly lose their fear of humans.”

Will Quebec’s New, Pro-Highway Government Collide With Montreal?
By: City Lab   Published: 05/Oct/2018
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Tags: Montreal

A newly elected center-right party could put the province in ideological opposition to its biggest city, a left-leaning metropolis with a mayor that has promised better public transit, social inclusion, and sustainable development.

Montreal Articles (9)


Points of interest

1: Biosphere 2: Canadian Centre for Architecture 3: Habitat 67 4: Kondiaronk Lookout on Mount Royal 5: Olympic Stadium

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