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This Charming Ontario City Is Just 3 Hours From Montreal & It’s The Perfect Fall Road Trip

Thrift stores, art galleries, hidden alleyways and more!

It's that time of year again where you can wave goodbye to Montreal's construction and look forward to nothing but beautiful foliage and the calming sounds of nature on the open road.

If you're seeking relaxing vibes, good food and the opportunity to immerse yourself in local culture, consider putting Ontario's picturesque towns — and one in particular — on your fall road-trip list.

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Montreal Is Getting Direct Flights To & From India 3 Times A Week, Air Canada Announced

It's about to be easier to travel to Delhi!

Air Canada is making it easier for Montrealers to travel to India. The airline announced it would be introducing new direct flights between Montreal and Delhi beginning October 31 — just in time for Diwali celebrations.

In an October 13 news release, Air Canada said the move is meant to support the "growing Indian community in Montreal."

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7 Spontaneous Fall Trips To Ontario That Aren't Ottawa

All less than 4 hours by car from the city.

Quebec is beautiful in the fall. But even a Quebecer can admit how wonderful it is to take a trip to Ontario this time of year.

If you're looking for somewhere to go — whether for the day or for the weekend — but you're bored of Ottawa, check out these Ontario spots that make for epic fall road trips.

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6 Adorable Small Towns In Quebec Where You Can See Amazing Fall Colours

It's about time for a little road trip, eh?

Since fall is finally here and the nice weather seems here to stay (for now), shouldn't you be thinking about taking a little trip to some small towns in Quebec to check out the amazing fall colours?

Yeah, that's a great idea! Here are six of the most adorable small towns in Quebec to check out the incredible fall colours this season.

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This Huge Lakeside Airbnb In Quebec Is $56/Night Each If You Split It With Your Crew

Just 1.5 hours by car from Montreal!

Overdue for a weekend getaway? Want to make the most of breathtaking fall scenery? This huge lakeside chalet in Quebec's Lanaudière region — one-and-a-half hours by car from Montreal — is available for rent on Airbnb, and it'll cost you just $56 per person per night if you split it with your gang.

Sleeping up to eight people in the middle of nature in Entrelacs, Quebec, this home features large windows that look out onto the backyard and waterfront.

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What It's Like To Fly Internationally From YUL Right Now, According To Someone Who Did It

What are the rules? Was the airport crowded? How was the flight? ✈️

If you're confused about Canada's evolving COVID-19 travel rules, you're not alone. In fact, new rules came into effect earlier this month when the country began allowing fully vaccinated international travellers to fly into the country for non-essential reasons under certain conditions.

If you're thinking of going somewhere soon, you may be wondering how changes like this have impacted people's trips out of Montreal airport. Is YUL more crowded? Is it stressful? What even are the rules right now?

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