Montreal is known as the cultural capital of Canada. Being one of the oldest cities in North America, Montreal is filled with cultural vibrancy. Traditional and modern culture is brought together in this French atmosphere leaving it buzzing with life and adventure. Known for its magnificent historical churches, original boutiques and outstanding festivals there is always something to entertain you at all times of the year. The city's Just for Laughs comedy festival the world's largest event of its kind. Other festivals include The International Jazz Festival, The Montreal Fireworks Festival and The Montreal World Film Festival. Montreal is home to one of the six original National Hockey League (NHL) teams, The Montreal Canadiens. With an outstanding amount of past Stanley Cup wins, the city is full of spirited hockey fans. Take a stroll through Mount Royal Park, try your luck at the casino or enjoy the remarkable Montreal Symphony Orchestra at the Place des Arts. The things to choose from are endless in this amazing city.