‘Is that a human cannonball?’, a statement that would intrigue anyone, let alone a group of travel bloggers. No words needed, we flock with mutual grins and wide eyes. But the crowd is expanding like my stomach while devouring the sky-scraping cheesecake at dinner earlier. This is no ordinary show.
An evening stroll with new friends last weekend, turned into a surprising spectacle of flying acrobatics and electrifying stunts. It’s come to be expected now, every time we take a spontaneous walk in our temporary home city, to come across a show, parade, market, festival, street party, or fireworks. This is a typical summer in Montreal.