Oratoire St. Joseph du Mont Royal, Montreal

Saint Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal, is a Roman Catholic minor basilica and national shrine on Westmount Summit in Montreal, Quebec. It is Canada’s largest church.

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Basilique-Marie- Reine-du-Monde, Cathédrale, Montreal

Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral is a minor basilica in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and the seat of the Roman Catholic archdiocese of Montreal. It is the third largest church in Quebec after St. Joseph’s Oratory (also in Montreal) and the Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré east of Quebec City. The building is 101 m (333 ft) in length, 46 m (150 ft) in width, and a maximum height of 77 m (252 ft) at the cupola, the diameter of which is 23 m (75 ft).

Basilique Marie-Reine-du-Monde, Cathedrale,  Montreal

St. James United Church, Montreal

Saint James United Church is a heritage church in downtown Montreal, Quebec. It is a Protestant church affiliated with the United Church of Canada. It is located at 463 Saint Catherine Street West between Saint Alexandre and City Councillors Streets (McGill Metro station), in the borough of Ville-Marie. It was designated as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1996.

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Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal

Christ Church Cathedral is an Anglican Gothic Revival cathedral in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the seat of the Anglican Diocese of Montreal. It is located at 635 Saint Catherine Street West, between Union Avenue and University Street. It is situated on top of the Promenades Cathédrale underground shopping mall, and south of Tour KPMG. It was classified as historical monument by the government of Quebec on May 12, 1988. In 1999, it was designated a National Historic Site of Canada.

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Church seen at different angle.

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Snail on Tree Trunk_6289, Montreal

Snails are neither mammals nor reptiles. They belong to the phylum Mollusca and are classified as gastropods. Gastropods are characterized as having a single shell that is capable of hiding them completely. I captured those pictures strolling at a city park.

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Snail on Tree Trunk_6291, Montreal

Snail on Tree Trunk_6291, Montreal

Snail on Leaf_6286, Montreal

Snail on Leaf_6286, Montreal

Glowing Orange Asiatic lilies, Montreal

Perennial Flower garden such as Lilies are seen everywhere during the short Montreal summer months, when strolling through any neighborhood and city parks. These flowers vary in colors and shapes and contribute really to the beauty of this great city.

Orange Lily Flower, Montreal

Yellow Lily Flower, Montreal

Yellow Lily Flower, Montreal

Red Lily Flower, Montreal

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Garden Flower_6283, Montreal

Metro Station, Montreal

The Montreal Metro is a rubber-tired, underground metro system, and the main form of public transport, in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Metro Station, Montreal

Metro Station Entrance, Montreal

The Montreal Metro was inspired by the Paris Metro, which is clearly seen in the Metro’s station design and rolling stock.

Metro Station Entrance, Montreal

Metro Station Interior, Montreal

The Montreal Metro is Canada’s busiest metro system, and North America’s third busiest in total daily passenger usage behind New York City and Mexico City.

Metro Station Interior, Montreal