Living in Montreal

Located in the province of Quebec, Montreal is one of the most populous cities in Canada. It is the largest city in Quebec, the second-largest in Canada and the fifteenth-largest in North America.

Population: 1.65 million (2011) Area: 365.1 km² Province: Québec Montreal is very well known for its festivals, some of the biggest ones in the world.

The Montreal Jazz Festival and the Montreal International Fireworks Festival are both the biggest of their kinds in the world. The largest French music event in the world – Les FrancoFolies de Montréal– is also held in Montreal. Some other great festivals in Montreal include: Montreal Beer Festival, Just For Laughs Comedy Festival and Montreal Reggae Festival.