Montreal, Quebec Professional Review and Guide
"Montréal, an island city on the St. Lawrence River, is exciting and dynamic, with a distinctively Continental flavor. French is the official language, although you’ll find English widely spoken, especially in the western half of the city. If your kids have never been to Europe, a visit here will definitely make an impression; they’ll certainly notice the cultural differences and may even pick up some French.
Indeed, in Montréal there is so much to see and do that your family will pronounce it “magnifique!” This eTrail is one complete vacation written with families in mind. It’s loaded with exciting things to do, family-friendly places to lodge and dine, recommended side trips, local sources of information, and detailed travel directions."