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Igloofest

During Winter, brave the outdoors: Come and join Montrealers who LOVE to Dance at Igloofest!

From the 16th of January to the 8th of February 2015, thousands of energetic and brave electronic music lovers gathered at the Quays of the Old Port to dance the night away under the stars at Igloofest’s ninth edition! more »

Feb 14, 2015 6:44 PM , Gen's Delights

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Dog sledding: A trendy and fun winter sport for all ages!

Dogsled tours are unique and quite unforgettable experiences that are not only affordable, but also accessible to people of all ages, ability levels and sizes more »

Feb 11, 2015 10:47 PM , Gen's Delights

LISTEN: The Strange Case Of The Ice Flows Cargo

Men are often drawn to women by their eyes. So it was with me as I was getting to know my wife, Debbie. In this case, there was more to it than just the color and depth I found in her luminous blue orbs. It also was what they saw. more »

Jan 30, 2015 9:48 AM , Outdoors

LISTEN: A Winter Walk, And Home Again

On a cold winter day, I go out, then come in. Between the start and finish lie ninety brisk minutes of exercise and illumination. Join me! more »

Jan 23, 2015 3:47 PM , Outdoors

LISTEN: Oh, What A Beautiful Morning

I've been singing that Rodgers and Hammerstein lyric on bright, cheery mornings ever since I performed the song on stage in the second grade. But I ask myself: what makes a beautiful morning beautiful? more »

Nov 21, 2014 3:26 PM , Outdoors

 For many Montrealers March break has just passed, for others it is just around the bend...  Shop, eat or travel? Whatever you may wish to do, March break is the perfect time to pick a destination and take off for a wonderful, memory filled vacation.

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Take off for March Break !

For many Montrealers, March break has just passed, for others it is just around the bend... Shop, eat or travel? Whatever you may wish to do, March break is the perfect time to pick a destination and take off for a wonderful, memory filled vacation more »

Mar 18, 2013 12:23 AM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Snow Village

The Gazette

Snow Village adventures and Pommery Restaurant

Situated just outside Montreal on St Helene island, is a winter wonderland snow village complete with an ice bar, a fully functioning ice chapel a three service restaurant and a multiple suite ice hotel ! more »

Feb 25, 2013 3:44 PM , Gen's Delights

Amarula ice restaurant in Centropolis Laval

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Amarula Ice Restaurant in Centropolis Laval

Snow village and the Auberge Saint-Gabriel have partnered up to present the opening of the Amarula Ice Restaurant. North Shore residents can easily access and enjoy this unique dining experience. more »

Feb 19, 2013 4:35 PM Gen's Delights

Inside Montreal's Snow Village

Check in at this hotel made entirely of snow and ice. more »

Feb 8, 2013 8:00 AM Outdoors

Traveling sculptor makes ice art at winter festivals

Watch competitive ice carver Stanley Kolonko create outdoor installations during a stop at IceFest in Long Lake, New York. more »

Feb 4, 2013 4:31 PM Arts & Culture

Keep Safe and Warm this winter

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Keep safe and warm this winter with the help of some useful items from Cosmitty !

With temperatures dropping to a chilling minus 20 with wind factor, it is essential for sports tourists and their families to stay safe and warm while practicing their favorite winter activities. more »

Dec 27, 2012 8:50 PM Gen's Delights 1 Comments