The International Skating Competition is Coming To Montréal!

For the very first time since 1932, Montréal will play host to the World Figure Skating Championships this year, bringing the world’s very best skaters to Montreal in 2020. The annual ISU World Figure Skating Championships® is held each year in different locations all over the world, drawing over 300 million viewers worldwide via television….

Magical & Fun Winter Events in Montréal

Winter is perhaps the most magical season of all in Montréal. The city beckons with the perfect winter setting – and plenty of fun and festive events and activities to enjoy. Montréal stays true to its fun-loving, active and trendy nature even when temperatures drop down to well below zero. Outside in the snow, all…

Fall Events Coming to Montréal

If you’re planning to visit Montréal this fall, you’re in luck! November offers visitors plenty of things to do and see, including a host of unique festivals, area attractions, and popular events. Here are four of our favorite fall events to consider attending.         La Grande Dégustation de Montréal At The Grand…

Z Tapas Lounge is Part of MTLàTABLE

If MTLàTABLE is on your plate this fall, be sure to visit our signature restaurant at Hotel ZERO1, Z Tapas Lounge, which will be joining almost 150 restaurants all over Québec in featuring fabulous fixed-price table d’hôte menus. The eighth event of this kind held in our diverse city, this year MTLàTABLE will showcase the…

Old Montreal Walking Tour – See Chinatown, Old Port, & More

If you’re looking to explore Montréal, there’s no better way than on foot. The minute you step out the lobby doors, you’ll be immersed in a rich, beautiful culture full of details you may miss if you’re racing past in cars. Start planning your own personal Montréal walking tour by looking through our suggestions for…

Explore The Cathedrals of Montreal

Jaw dropping. Impressive. Gorgeous. These really are the phrases that describe Montreal cathedrals. If you’re looking to explore the religious buildings of Montreal, be sure to spend some time reading up on each one as the history that accompanies each cathedral is fascinating. Montreal cathedrals date back to the year 1752 when the city’s first…

Walking Through Montreal’s Arts & Culture District

Downtown Montreal has much to offer the traveler who appreciates learning about art and culture and Hotel ZERO1 is located right in this hip district. Read on for a walking tour of the sights and sounds just outside your hotel suite. As you head out the front doors of Hotel ZERO1, take a right, cross…

Three Foods You Can’t Leave Montreal Without Trying

If Montreal is in your travel plans, there are many excellent foods to sample. It was tough to narrow down the list but here are three iconic Montreal foodstuffs you cannot leave without trying. Bagels In 1919, Isadore Shlafman opened the first bagel shop in Montreal, rolling bagels by hand, boiling them in honey or…

Summer Festivals & Events in Montreal

Montreal is often called the city of festivals, especially in the summer. There is something for everyone – art, dance, innovation, fashion, comedy, music and more. Start planning your trip to our fantastic city now! The Most Popular Montreal Events & Festivals in the Summer • Festival TransAmériques (FTA) – This cultural event delights the…

Staycation at Hotel ZERO1

A few days ago, Jacques and I were invited to spend a night at Hotel ZERO 1. If you haven’t noticed yet, escaping in our own city is one thing we love to do. I’ve been living in Montréal for more than 10 years, however, I still feel like a tourist sometimes because there is so much…