Montreal is one of the world's most visited cities, and with good reason. It has over 150 festivals yearly. Some are large-scale events attracting international attention, such as the Montreal International Jazz Festival. Some are small niche festivals catering to a niche market, such as Just for Laughs, the international comedy festival.
Montreal has many cultural communities that have produced world-famous artists and entertainers. The most well-known community is the French-speaking Québécois, with notable examples including Celine Dion, Arcade Fire, and Cirque du Soleil.
Montreal's many cultural communities have given it a distinct local culture. In Montreal's largest tourist area, Montréal-Nord, the Portuguese community has influenced the street culture over several decades. The neighborhood of Little Italy, located in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, has a large Italian-Canadian population and is the home to Montréal's most notable Italian restaurant, Ristorante Sapori.
Montreal's location between the Saint Lawrence River and Lac Saint-Louis creates an environment perfect for outdoor living. Over 100 km of multi-use trails along the river banks, parks, and close to the Lachine Rapids. The most popular park is Parc du Mont-Royal which can get extremely crowded during summer days.
Montreal's best natural attraction might be its botanical garden in the island's southwest, Le Jardin Botanique de Montreal (Montréal Botanical Garden). The garden is 30-hectare and contains more than 45,000 plants from all over the world.
Montreal also has a large percentage of green space and many parks, both small and large. Many of Montreal's parks are located near the city center and are within walking distance of most people living in the area.
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- Cornwall Regional Airport, CYCC
- La Macaza / Mont-Tremblant International Inc Airport, CYFJ
- Montréal / Saint-Hubert Airport, CYHU
- St Jean Airport, CYJN
- Montreal International (Mirabel) Airport, CYMX
- Ottawa / Gatineau Airport, CYND
- Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport, CYOW
- Ottawa / Rockcliffe Airport, CYRO
- Trois-Rivières Airport, CYRQ
- Sherbrooke Airport, CYSC
- Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, CYUL
- Bromont (Roland Desourdy) Airport, CZBM