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Here we wander

Discover Ottawa through Dave and Deb's eyes

Discover Ottawa through Dave and Deb's eyes

Globe-trotting nomads Dave and Deb have been sharing useful travel advice and beautiful imagery on their award-winning blog since 2007. The Ontario-based couple complement their written work with entertaining videos of their experiences. They’re passionate about getting immersed in a destination’s culture and energy, which is why they often visit Ottawa during Winterlude for snow and ice fun, and in the summer for water activities. They love the many tasty options in the Byward Market area and having cocktails and gourmet hot dogs at Tavern on the Falls overlooking the Ottawa River.

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Here we wander

Here We Wander is a series exploring Ottawa through the eyes of Canadian influencers, photographers and content creators. It aims to showcase the culture, experiences, and unique hidden gems that make Ottawa a one of a kind destination.

Here we wander
Here we wander
From epic adventures to ultimate relaxation, take a look at what six Canadian influencers love the most about experiencing Canada’s capital.
Isabelle Cheng
Isabelle Cheng
This food-loving traveler is always capturing the beauty of everyday moments, be it food, architecture, experiences and people.
Jeremy Rupke
Jeremy Rupke
Coach Jeremy is much more than an online hockey personality; he also loves to share his fun travels with family and friends in entertaining videos.
Kael Rebick
Kael Rebick
Admiring outdoor beauty is this Toronto-based photographer’s preferred activity while traveling.
Taylor Burk
Taylor Burk
Known for his meaningful, unique and innovative images, this photographer loves the unexpected travel moments that create lasting memories.
Alen Palander
Alen Palander
Avid world traveler, photographer and videographer Alen Palander immerses himself in new cultures and embraces diversity in everything he captures.

Explore Ottawa like Dave and Deb

Planet D
The Planet D travel guide

Deb and Dave’s complete Ottawa travel guide gives you ideas on things to do, sights to see, museums to visit and places to eat.

Planet D
Fall fun for all
The Planet D shares their favourite places to visit in Ottawa during the colourful fall season, plus beer tours, sightseeing flights and more.

The Planet D shares their favourite places to visit in Ottawa during the colourful fall season, plus beer tours, sightseeing flights and more.

Planet D
The Planet D ultimate Winterlude itinerary

Get tips and tricks from Deb and Dave on attending the annual Winterlude festival including cool outdoor fun, warm indoor sights and comforting food.

Canoeing Rideau Canal
Five must-see sites in Ottawa
Looking for the top five must-see sites in Ottawa? Discover some of the city’s most photogenic, fun, delicious and meaningful locations and experiences.
Byward Market, Fall
Top places to photograph in Ottawa this fall
Discover top spots to capture amazing photos in Ottawa this autumn, including natural wonders, urban sites, hiking destinations and special events.
Voyageurs Pathway/Sentier des Voyageurs
Awesome autumn adventures and activities in Ottawa
Be adventurous while enjoying spectacular fall colours this fall in Ottawa by ziplining, caving, bungee jumping, flying, climbing, hiking, cycling, and more.

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