On Thursday, the students went to the Cirque Festival on St. Denis Street! The festival had a circus theme with clowns and street performers, and we were encouraged to try some of Montreal’s most unique restaurants along the way.
On Saturday, the students went to La Ronde, Canada’s second largest amusement park. The students, if they were feeling adventurous, could tackle these amazing roller coasters: Le Vampire, Le Monstre, and Ednor. However, if they were looking for something more relaxing, they could go on Splash!, the log ride.
In the evening, we watched 30 minutes of fireworks in the lake in the middle of the theme park. The firework pierced the Montreal sky with beauty and grace, and the Jacques Cartier Bridge was the perfect background for this display. After the fireworks had ended, the students got to watch the bridge light up to celebrate the 375th birthday of Montreal.
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