Two pics from Montreal
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2004 Vespa ET4
Joined: 07 Nov 2005
Posts: 242
Location: Toronto, ON
Fri Jun 02, 2006 10:09 am quote
Just back from a 5 day business trip to Montreal.

I've been before, but never in the warm weather. What an amazing city! If you haven't been, I'd recommend a trip. It's the best taste of Europe one can get without jumping the pond.

I saw lots of scooters but few Vespas. It was also interesting that probably 90% of riders were wearing no protective gear. Here in Toronto, most scoot pilots I see are wearing a jacket at least. Again, the Euro influence.

The first pic is of the only Vespa I saw. Note the street sign to its right.

The second pic is representative of many areas in the downtown business and historic districts. Reserved Motorcycle parking! Why can't other cities be this smart!


The only Vespa I saw.

The city of Montreal has got it right.

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Joined: 28 Oct 2005
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Location: Vermont
Fri Jun 02, 2006 12:21 pm quote
collbain, those are both really cool pics! Weird how people don't wear safety gear.
2006 LX50 (Florida), 2007 LX125 (Italy)
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Location: Bergamo, Italy
Sun Jun 04, 2006 10:16 am quote
i've heard wonderful things about montreal, looks like a great city!
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