For the trip from Chicago to Montreal to Denver, StarMegaDo3 was on a chartered Continental 737. Continental assigned us its 737 in its retrolivery:
My legroom on this flight gave me a reminder to be thankful for my exit rows, economy plus seating, and first class upgrades:
The Hyatt in Montreal left a bit to be desired:
Even with 160 Diamond members running amok, I was disappointed that I wound up on the 5th floor (out of approximately 15). With the exception of its RFID-operated doorlocks, the hotel disappointingly showed its age despite having the highest room rate amongst the three StarMegaDo3 Hyatts (189 CAD/nt base).
Air Canada held a reception at the near by Westin in Montreal, gifting each of us with a Air Canada 777 model: