Academy Road is a famous street, it was named after St. Mary’s Academy, a private girls’ school, located south of Mary’s Academy. Academy Road is known for its high end boutiques and gift shops. It has one of the best wines and chocolate shops.
St. Boniface (French Quarter)
Covering the southeast part of the city, it is home to the Franco-Manitoban community. It features such landmarks as the Cathédrale de Saint Boniface (St. Boniface Cathedral), Boulevard Provencher, the Provencher Bridge, Esplanade Riel, St. Boniface Hospital, the Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface and the Royal Canadian Mint. Every February Le Festival du Voyageur takes place outdoors at Parc Whittier Park and Fort Gibraltar. Click to visit.