Montreal, Day 2

31 Dec

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The weather was much tolerable today and we were able to walk around old Montreal.

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We had a nice brunch at Le Gros Jambon.

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The guys went to do some last minute clothes shopping for the party and the girl hit the spa for mani-pedi. My nail technician was a nice Armenian lady. We both speak Russian and had a nice chat about life. She finished off my manicure with a top coat containing18K real gold speckles.  She didn’t charge extra for it and told me it’s for good luck.

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16 Responses to “Montreal, Day 2”

  1. heartflow2012 December 31, 2012 at 9:47 pm #

    Wow, that sounds like real “Good Luck” coming to you!

    I wish you and your family, Dear Kat, a very bright New Year 2013, full of joy and happiness! May 2013 brings in Peace and Love for all living beings on Earth!

    In Lak’ech Ala K’in!

    (http://www.alunajoy.com/2007nov.html)

    Tomas

  2. Vicky Nanjappa December 31, 2012 at 9:47 pm #

    a very happy new year to you

  3. gegebearbear December 31, 2012 at 9:54 pm #

    http://gegebearbear.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=902&action=edit
    I nominated you for several awards.

  4. Will and Eko January 2, 2013 at 1:58 pm #

    I loved walking around old Montreal. Your photos remind me of how beautiful the city is and make me nostalgic! I’ll have to make a return trip soon.

    • The Kat and The Falling Leaves January 2, 2013 at 3:30 pm #

      I have to make a return trip too as I am not able to explore the city as much as I wish. The weather doesn’t seem to like me – last time it rained non-stop, this time was freezing.

  5. abrooke65 January 2, 2013 at 2:25 pm #

    Happy New Year to you! Montreal is so beautiful. Happy travels and Happy cooking!

  6. Boomdeeadda January 7, 2013 at 6:04 pm #

    How fantastic, Old Montreal is on our bucket list. It looks like a place I would really enjoy. We were in Europe in 2008 and I simply couldn’t take enough photo’s of all the intricate architecture. How grand to have a mani-pedi with another gal who speaks your language….I bet you made her whole day.

    • The Kat and The Falling Leaves January 7, 2013 at 6:59 pm #

      Montreal has a lot of beautiful architecture, I love going there.
      There was another Russian-speaker client at the spa – a Latvian-born lady (living in NYC now). All three of us had a great chat 🙂

  7. cindy knoke May 15, 2013 at 1:21 pm #

    Montreal has incredible food!!!

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