Sunday 30 April 2017

Rue St Catherine, above, has many of the main stores, including the department stores Simons and La Baie, known elsewhere in Canada as The Bay or The Hudson Bay Trading Company. I couldn't see any trappers on my visit but it's hard not to feel a sense of history. You'll also find many shops in the extensive network of underground passages in the city centre - it's the largest underground complex of its type in the world.

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Rue St Catherine, above, has many of the main stores, including the department stores Simons and La Baie, known elsewhere in Canada as The Bay or The Hudson Bay Trading Company. I couldn't see any trappers on my visit but it's hard not to feel a sense of history. You'll also find many shops in the extensive network of underground passages in the city centre - it's the largest underground complex of its type in the world.

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