Quebec Announces Drastic Measures to Contain COVID-19 Spread

Two days after the World Health Organization assessed COVID-19 as a pandemic, the Quebec government has decided to put in place drastic measures to try and slow the propagation of the virus as much as possible. Fortunately, there are only 17 confirmed cases in Quebec to date, versus 53 in British Columbia, 23 in Alberta and 60 in Ontario. Here's a summary of the measures being taken: - All indoor events with more than 250…

Meet Montreal’s Stuntwoman

It's not every day that you see someone holding onto the bumper of a running STM bus on Sherbrooke street. I thought at first it was some movie scene before realizing it's 19-year old Cassandre Thomas, an adrenaline junky pulling all sorts of stunts, including dangerous & reckless ones, and sharing them on her instagram account. View this post on Instagram Quand tu rates le bus 😂🚎 When you miss your bus 😂🚌 A post…

Instagram Music Finally Available!

About Time Facebook! Instagram Music is finally available in Canada after it was rolled out almost two years ago in the US and parts of Europe. Through this feature, you will be able to find a lot of International songs as well as a library full of music made by Canadian artists. How do you add music to your stories? It's pretty simple: Snap a picture or upload one from your albums, tap the sticker…

Biggest Snowstorm of the Year!

Up to 50 centimeters of snow were expected by Friday evening as a winter storm warning was issued for Friday for much of southern Quebec. A lot of schools and daycares closed and driving conditions were quite difficult but manageable for short trips. It's the biggest snowstorm this year but it's not as brutal as the one we witnessed last year which was accompanied by very strong winds. In fact, this year's winter is quite…
Food 'N Drink

#DoughnutGate: Now I’m Tempted to Try Winnipeg’s Oh Doughnuts

3 months ago
I’m still getting accustomed to #FirstWorld dramas when compared to what we have back in the Middle East, and the latest was a doughnut-related controversy whereas Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was criticized for buying ...
Lifestyle

One Year in Montreal Already!

4 months ago
The first thing that comes to mind when you realize a year has passed is how fast time is flying, but the truth is it’s been a long, busy yet rewarding year. There are so ...
Montreal

Where Can You Fly Your Drone in Montreal?

4 months ago
I bought a DJI Spark drone back in the summer of 2018 as I was hoping I’d get the chance to fly it around Montreal and take some nice shots. Back then, rules were much ...
Food 'N Drink

First Visit to Time Out Market at The Newly Renovated Eaton Center

4 months ago
Last Tuesday, I finally dropped by Eaton Center to check out the newly open Time Out Market on the second floor. The 40,000 square foot food court, dubbed Montreal’s most ambitious culinary project, includes 16 ...
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