M Kits as in a collection of articles such as a bike tool kit, a car emergency kit or a science kit and Montreal Kits as in a series of facts and clues about Montreal and Montrealers.
Facts, information and realities divided into ten kits, ten series of pages and information and ten Montreal Kits called Blog, Business, Club, Global, Island, Professionals, Shopping, Tourism, Urban plus one Mtl Kits with specific information and policies.
If you are looking for information regarding "tipping in restaurants" you will find it in our section called Montreal Tourism Kit or, if it is "employment agencies" that interest you, our section called Montreal Business Kit is where we hope you find the information you need.
All you have to do is select the M Kit that corresponds to your needs and requirements and refer to it whenever necessary. New pages are created on a regular basis and, if you are curious about "anything" do ask via our K.I.T. Keep in Touch! Contact Us! form.
Montreal is a busy city, so are Montrealers and our goal is to supply you with a complete set of M Kits pages to show you how to make the most of our surroundings, our facilities and our knowledge.
Many Kits and many different Kits pages about Montreal and Montrealers and about the many services offered by each and every city located on the Island of Montreal, all 16 of them.
Services such as public transport, green urban areas, public libraries, commercial streets, cemeteries... Yes, cemeteries and long walks. This is pandemic time and the cemetery closed by called Le Repos Saint-François d'Assise with its many aisles is a perfect location for long and peaceful walks.
Very quiet and very resourceful moments that, in my case, last something like one hour and a half. The exterior of the Botanical Garden is also opened for walks but there are usually more people and too many without a mask, so...
Behind our Montreal statistics and 58 sectors lies a city, a population and a daily life with advantages, flaws and idiosyncrasies. Advantages such as a world-class culture, flaws such as too much racism and discrimination and idiosyncrasies such as our two solitudes (*).
(*) "Two Solitudes, by Hugh MacLennan (Toronto, New York and Des Moines, 1945), is a novel whose title has become emblematic of Canada's most troubling legacy: the relations between English and French Canadians". Source: The Canadian Encyclopedia.
Montreal Kits home pages, web pages and sitemaps done in English and French, French being the official language of the province of Quebec and English and French being the two official languages of Canada.
Montreal is and has always been a bilingual city, since the capitulation of Montreal to the British in 1760 actually. A simple linguistic reality considering that something like 59% of all Montrealers speak French and English, 27% speak French only, 12% speak English only and 2% speak neither French or English.
You like to enjoy a happy dinner with you family and friends but didn't find the right restaurant or restaurants yet or, your boss asked to you organize the annual office party and you don't know no idea where to start.
Others are looking for discount family vacations because it's summer and school is out while others still are looking for a full time job because they are unemployed or because they are looking for THE career job opportunity that will suit many if not all their requirements.
Come back anytime you wish or, send us an email using our Keep in Touch! Contact Us! form if we still have not supply you with the information you require on any particular subject.
Discovering the many aspects that characterize Montreal and Montrealers