With Love...at Trois-Rivières, Québec

Hello Darlings,

Following a week trip to Montreal, I was visited the charming city of Trois-Rivières. The city was named such because the Saint-Maurice River, which is divided by two small islands at the river’s opening, has three mouths at the Saint Lawrence River.

Trois-Rivieres is a quaint small city about 200 kilometers from Montreal, but my experience was more about noise, crowds, and high-speed action since I was visiting to attend the Grand Prix Trois-Rivières car races held on the city streets each August.

Situated around the beautiful port, Trois-Rivières is filled with charming cafes and restaurants. Grand Prix weekend, the main des Forges street is closed to cars for a huge party. I've heard they have more than a 100,000 people walking the streets on both Friday and Saturday night on this special weekend, and I believe it.

My favorite memories of my trip were of course the races, which shockingly also has a massive public pool inside the facility so I could also do some writing by the pool. The evenings brought lovely dinners and my favorite was and Italian restaurant called Angeline where I ate twice.

I am wearing:
Zara Silk Blouse
See by Chloé Bow Bloomer Shorts
Repetto Rose Amour  Ballet Flats
Ray Ban Wayfarer Sunnies A.V. Max Studded Cuff
Marc by Marc Jacobs Bow Percy Purse

There was lots of laughter every night, with my most special memory being dancing under the sparkling night sky at the Trois-Rivières port with a very good DJ. I also partied at Club D'artagnan's and Temple

I am wearing:
Talula Babaton Silk Blouse
Diane Von Furstenberg Roccoco Armour  Jacket
BCBG Max Azria Suui Pointelle Skirt
Marc by Marc Jacobs Vinty Wedges thanks to SSENSE
YSL Arty Oval Ring in White

Speaking of activities, when I returned from Trois-Rivières, Québec; I attended the American Express Canada VIP Event the following day to celebrate their Gold Rewards Card 1st Year Anniversary. The next day, I attended a Topshop Canada launch and the 8th Anniversary Celebration of Blowfish- what a week!

What is your favorite vacation or work travel destination?

With Love...


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