Monthly Archives: August 2008

Quebec City Day 8 – Friday 08/22 En Route to Quebec City!

My sister insisted on taking me to Khady (850 boulevard Decarie), a Senegalese restaurant. I looked at their simple menu and ordered a "jus de bissap", an often called "national drink of Senegal". It’s made from the dried red flowers … Continue reading

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Montreal Day 7 – Thursday 08/21 Mikasa Delights

Today, I spent time with my old friends from high school over dinner once again. We ate at Mikasa Express on Tachereau Blvd. Mikasa is a chain of sushi restaurant that includes 6 different locations in Montreal. The interior of the restaurant is … Continue reading

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Montreal Day 6 – Wednesday 08/20 Shop ‘Til You Drop

Talking about shopping until you drop! My sister took her vacation starting today. Obviously it was to spending more time with me. =p The first thing we did was to go shopping on "la rue St-Denis". St-Denis street got some … Continue reading

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Montreal Day 5 – Tuesday 08/19 Adonis Market

There’s a neighborhood market called Adonis by my sister’s place that I always love to go whenever I’m in Montreal. Adonis offers authentic taste of Mediterranean products. Today, my brother-in-law took me there. We went straight to the meat section … Continue reading

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Montreal Day 4 – Monday 08/18 Back To Montreal

The day I came back from Toronto was highlighted with a get together with my old friends from high school. We went out for dinner at this nice French restaurant called O Thym (1112, boul. de Maisonneuve East, Montreal, QC) … Continue reading

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Toronto Day 3 – Sunday 08/17 Toronto Island Park & Boat Tour

We had breakfast at Daybreak (399 Church Street, Toronto, ON) this morning. The place is a decent breakfast stop serving good portions of food. The staff on top of that are super friendly. There are traditional breakfast like the Eggs … Continue reading

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Toronto Day 2 – Saturday 08/16 St. Lawrence Market & Bus Tour

Today is our first day visiting Toronto. We decided to leave our car at the hotel and head out for a walking tour in the city. On our way to the St. Lawrence Market, we stopped by the Cathedral Church … Continue reading

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