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Grand Prix tourists gawk at Montreal protests

A weekend that brought Montreal’s social unrest to the international stage ended Sunday with police clamping down on an attempt to disrupt the city’s Grand Prix Formula One race.

Major new artwork lights up the sky of Montreal entertainment district

MONTREAL - The Quartier des Spectacles (Montreal Entertainment District) proudly introduces Articulated Intersect-Relational Architecture 18, created by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer for La Triennale québéco

Montreal, Canada’s Capital of Culture

PHUKET, Thailand – HotelTravel.com’s Formula 1 event guide is betting on a rare Red Bull team stumble at the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal this coming weekend, after Sebastian Vettel’s five vi

Tourisme Montréal invests $25 million in tourism promotion

MONTREAL - Tourisme Montréal has unveiled the outlines of its largest ever promotional campaign.

Air Canada resumed service from Toronto Island airport

Air Canada resumed service from the Toronto Island airport in downtown Toronto yesterday, providing travellers with additional options for flying between Toronto and Montreal.

Qatar Airways set to make its debut in Canada

DOHA, Qatar - Qatar Airways, the national airline of the State of Qatar is set to make its debut in Canada with the launch of scheduled flights to Montreal, effective June 29.

Toronto, Montreal baggage handlers on strike

Approximately 400 baggage handlers employed by Handlex, a subsidiary of Air Transat, are on strike at Toronto and Montreal airports.

Air France A380 Montreal service to start earlier

Passengers who have booked a seat on Air France flight AF347 between April 22 and May 8 will have the surprise of travelling aboard the world’s largest civil aircraft as the carrier has moved up the

Air Canada continues to expand service out of Montreal

Air Canada today announced that it will introduce year-round, non-stop service between Montreal and Brussels, with same-plane service continuing on to/from Toronto.

Air Canada to begin nonstops flights between Montreal and Houston

Effective November 30, 2009, Air Canada will offer the only daily non-stop, year-round service to Houston, Texas, hub of future Star Alliance partner Continental Airlines, from Montreal.

R.O.A.R.: The impending crisis in the Canadian tourism industry

I am loathe to begin in the "if it bleeds it leads" mode, but this time, it may be appropriate, especially since the media release from the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) leads with the

Cheeky YouTube video aims to lure gay tourists

A humorous 45-second video that suggests but doesn't actually depict daytime sex between two male calèche drivers in Old Montreal has attracted more than 4,500 views on YouTube - and a single emailed

Montreal hotels offer French-language lessons designed for tourists

MONTREAL — For visitors who want to learn some of the local lingo, a pair of Montreal hotels have partnered with Berlitz Canada to offer French lessons to guests.