Moon Publications. 350 pages. From the region's festivals, to its language and lovable quirks, wide-open spaces, creativity and French flair, there's a lot to like about Qu?bec. And the same goes when you discover Montr?al, cosmopolitan and bilingual with its legendary bagels and smoked meat, famous churches, crackling nightlife, beloved mountain view, its stellar shopping, and its network of paths that make up the vast underground city. Jennifer Edwards helps you have a truly personal experience in and around Montr?al and Qu?bec. Suggested travel strategies and lists of must-see sights provide you with real insights so you can decide where you should go, stay, and eat--without hassles or regrets. Jennifer details where to hike, bike, shop, ski, fish, and more. Complete with maps, photographs, illustrations, and special emphasis on leading destinations. You can cycle along the wide-ranging Route Verte network in the green, hilly Eastern Townships; have a seat in Qu?bec City's old market square, Place Royale, and see the earliest days of New France come to life; or go from one stellar gourmet restaurant to another in the poetic, oft-painted Charlevoix. Moon Handbooks Montreal & Quebec has the tools you need to create your own trip. America's finest guidebook series . . . extensively researched, engagingly written, intelligently indexed, and packed with helpful maps and sidebars. --Money magazine.