Montreal was founded in 1642 by French settlers and named Ville Marie ("City of Mary"). Its current name comes from Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill in the heart of the city. Montreal is the second Canadian city by population.
We visited Montreal in June 1997 and July 2008.
Photos 1/47-11/47 taken in June 1997.
Photos 14/47 and 20/47 taken by Mike Vainchtein in May 2017. The rest of the photos - in July 2008.
Google 2018: Lantern different.