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Instagram Tour: Ottawa, Ontario

Whether you’ve been to Ottawa, Ontario before, or you’ve always been meaning to visit, these photos by Instagrammer @IlitchPeters show of the beauty of Ottawa in the winter. Ilitch visited Ottawa during Winterlude 2017, and explored a few of the city’s many hidden gems. Here’s a peek at his trip. View this post on Instagram […]

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Winter in Ontario as seen by @punkodelish

It’s our final installment featuring Ontarian’s favourite ways to enjoy winter in Ontario. Here’s Toronto Instagrammer @punkodelish’s suggestions for making the most of a Winterlude weekend. Parliament Hill – Ottawa, Ontario “I really love libraries. I went on a tour of the Parliament of Canada this morning and the Library of Parliament is one of the […]

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Sweet Treats in Ottawa for your Valentine

One of a kind finds, local goodies, and a truly Canadian feel – Ottawa for Valentine’s Day has everything you need for a memorable weekend with friends, family or that someone special. Here’s a few suggestions for your visit. Victoire Boutique It’s a mecca for goods trendy Canadian designs, from stationary to accessories to clothing […]

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New & Notable

Hometown Proud! See where these Winter athletes go their start

What makes an medal winning athlete? Sometimes having a hometown behind you makes all the difference. These winter athletes come from some great Ontario cities, towns and villages. Here’s a peek at just a few of the Ontario athletes, and the places they got their start: Mike Smith Sport: Hockey Hometown: Kingston, Ontario Hometown of […]

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Hidden Gems

Now & Then Hidden Gem: The Rideau Canal, Ontario

Draped in natural splendor and brimming with a relaxed urban vibe, Ottawa is a truly unique destination. At the core of the city’s geography is the Rideau Canal, which brings together the past and present Ottawa. Recognized internationally as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ottawa section of Rideau Canal transforms into one of the […]