A shiny new way to see Montreal

Occasionally, here at The Travel Society, we have opportunity to go to some pretty lovely places. One recent invitation had us heading to Montréal for a five-star spa weekend getaway. This luxurious experience was at Hôtel le Crystal, located right in the heart of the business  district, kitty-corner from the Bell Centre. Our weekend getaway … Read more

A short adventure in Quebec’s Eastern Townships

Story and photos by Helen Hewetson This past summer I was invited to explore Quebec’s Eastern Townships for a few days with a group of journalists. Of course I accepted in a flash: this land of English-speakers has long intrigued me. A holdout region in a sea of Francophones – the notion vaguely reminded me … Read more