Montreal, Quebec boats a true hybrid culture. Canada's second-largest city is a historical blend of French and English. From appearances such as "bonjour" at stores and restaurants to directions on street signs and more, you'll want to brush up on your basic French before visiting (see travel tips). A don't-miss travel tip? Pack your appetite. The area's history transfers into the kitchen with its rich, world-class cuisine and after-dinner scene. Let this be your teaser (or appetizer) to your Montreal experience.