Although Montreal is often compared to Paris, this cultural metropolis is very much its own distinct city. It has much of the Gallic charm associated with Paris: the French language, fine restaurants, historic buildings, lively streets and sidewalk cafes. But many visitors find Montreal much more casual and friendly than its European counterpart.
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