India, Sept. 12 -- I felt a surge of friendliness and politeness passing through me as I landed at the Airport in Montreal, Canada. As I had an air cast on my twisted leg and had difficulty in walking, an airport worker immediately rushed to guide me to the elevator and lead me towards the immigration area. This was in great contrast to the treatment I received at the previous airport where we had a stopover.

I had heard many amazing and jaw-dropping sights that this city could offer. And my experiences did not make them appear as false. A quick peek at the map made me realise that I was just a few skips, hops and road-trips away from some of Canada's finest spots.

Old city

Situated on the St Lawrence river, the island of Montreal is a...