Thursday, July 21, 2016
Chapter 29 - Quebec City to Montreal
Our first stop of the day and perhaps even the highlight of our visit to Montreal, was a visit to the famous Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal. Construction of this church masterpiece began in 1824.
We left Montreal in the early afternoon in a traffic nightmare as expected. All of the road construction going on everywhere also did not help as our poor Garmin GPS was horribly confused. We returned however to our campground very pleased with our visit to Montreal. We know that we missed a lot of sights here in this city but when you are traveling like we do, we need to expect that we just do not have the time to become experts on every place that we visit.
Tomorrow we are headed back through the 1000 Islands area of the St. Lawrence River and back into the United States. It occurred to Kathy that we still had around $40 Canadian money in our possession, so, knowing that it would be foolish to return to the US with Canadian money, she decided to . . . .