Expat’ Life

Parc Tommy Thompson

A unique urban and wild place in Toronto: Tommy Thompson Park

A few minutes from the city center, there is a unique park where nature has reclaimed its rights with incredible flora and fauna. This park offers breathtaking views of the city of Toronto as well as Lake Ontario. In my opinion, one of the most beautiful places to discover in Toronto.

Velo Montreal Ile du Seigneur - Le French Explorer

Cycling: from Montreal to Île du Seigneur

Do you like cycling? It’s time to explore the Île du Seigneur, just 1 hour from Montreal, by taking a 14 km long cycle path surrounded by the St. Lawrence River.

Visit the incredible Ice Hotel in Quebec

In winter, the Hôtel de Glace in Quebec offers a memorable winter experience to its visitors. This unique place is the only ice accommodation in America, welcoming thousands of visitors annually.

Montréal en Lumières

5 must do activities in Montreal this February

To enjoy Montreal, you have to live Montreal! And especially in winter. From Montreal en Lumières to Nuit Blanche and all activities at Mont-Royal, here is a list of February’s must-do.

Montreal Chambly Velo


Montreal – Chambly itinerary by bike. 35km of cycle path on the Route Verte through forests, fields and the city. Find out about this getaway and what to do in Chambly once there.


Relaxation weekend at Sacacomie

The Sacacomie hotel is a unique place located in an enchanting forest in the Mauricie region and less than 2 hours from Montreal.

Bonaventure Hotel - Montréal - Oasis

An oasis in the heart of Montreal

Escape from the city while staying in the city is possible! I had the chance to discover a real oasis in the heart of Montreal and enjoy 24hours in the Bonaventure Hotel. Heated pool, brunch, …

Tommy Café

My Top 5 Coffee Shops in Montréal

When I explore Montreal looking for a new coffee place, I am not looking for the best coffee in the city or the trendiest place. I am looking for a unique place either with arts, music or atmosphere.

Brunch au Janine Café Verdun


Discover my selection of 5 must-try brunch spots in Montreal. From Bloomfield and Antipode to Janine and Passé Composé, explore the best places to enjoy a brunch you’re sure to remember.