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Day 10, Sunday at the Montagne

Published June 3rd, 2012

It's sunday, everybody goes to "the mountain", Mont Royal. Percussionists, dancers, middle-age fighters, yogis, dozens of activities can be made there.

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Parc Lafontaine

On the way to the Mont Royal, I passed through this park, it's really big and so close to the heart of the city, it's unbelievable. On winters the different lakes are used as huge rinks.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/1400 sec
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Jackalope Lives

Jackalopes are everywhere

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Feria du velo

There was this bike festival with hundreds of people riding around the island and meeting here.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/750 sec
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Dancing with tamtams

People dance on the park, following heated tam-tam rhythms. This girl in the back is giving free hugs, and dozens of people dance.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/200 sec
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More tam-tams

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Planting Trees

The students gave the name "Maple Spring" to the ongoing protest. They also planted maple trees on Mont Royal.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/4 / 1/2000 sec
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Middle Age Fighters

For some reason, some people here like to fight like in the middle age on sundays.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/60 sec
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Middle Age Fighters

More of those guys

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Massilia

It's a lot of fun to drink pastis here. Even the toilet smell like in Marseille.

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AlcooloBike

For a country where you can't drink on the street, that's a pretty cool invention!

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/160 sec
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Creepy Baby

This is an ad for I don't remember what, but I'm not sure it was a good idea.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/4000 sec
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Finito de Cordoba

This is another of those huge wall paintings.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/8 / 1/1200 sec
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Tacos

And finally we ate wunderbar tacos back at home. That was great.

  • June 3rd, 2012
  • FinePix X100
  • 23mm / f/2.8 / 1/9 sec

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