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Montréal is one of the world's most gay-friendly cities.

The Village, just east of downtown, is one of the largest queer districts in North America. Throughout most of the year, it’s a quiet and quirky neighborhood of gays, lesbians, families and cozy B&Bs housed in century-old duplexes and triplexes. And from June to September, the Village is a big celebration of diversity, where out-of-towners mix with locals, dine al fresco, shop profusely, and relax under the sun with a cocktail or two. Here, lining Saint-Catherine Street East, are fashion and specialty boutiques, restaurants serving all kinds of cuisine, and a variety of venues at which you can dance the night away.

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STREET PROFILE: AMHERST

April 05, 2011

Our Montreal Street Profile series has already visited Bleury, Parc, Maisonneuve, Saint-Paul and Saint-Zotique. Other bloggers have investigated Crescent, Greene...

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BAL EN BLANC 2011

March 29, 2011

The lights swirl over your head, the base beat is thumping through your veins, everybody around you is dancing...

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LESBIAN MONTREAL: APRIL

March 28, 2011

Spring is in the air, and the city’s April warming trend indicates zero percent chance of boredom with a...

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