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A stroll through this lovely park enables the visitor to see monuments to Jacques Cartier and King George VI, to spend some time by Lac-aux-Castors, and to have a look at the cemeteries on the western slope where the city's different ethnic groups have rested in peace together for centuries.From the summit, or rather from a platform below the cross, there unfolds a magnificent panorama of the whole of the 51-kilometer length of the Île de Montréal and the St. On clear days, the view extends to the Adirondack Mountains in the United States of America.Named after Sir John Sherbrooke, Governor General of Canada from 1816 to 1818, Rue Sherbrooke is probably the city's most elegant thoroughfare.
His tomb is in one part of the sanctuary in the original chapel. A cloister behind the church leads up to Mont-Royal.
It has grown to be the second largest French-speaking city in the world.
Part of the Hochelaga archipelago, the city itself is an island with Mount Royal (233 meters) in the city center.
Old Montréal is a remarkable concentration of buildings dating from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries.
The district has the delightful feel of a Parisian-style quarter, situated as it is between the waterfront and the business hub.