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Here we wander

Adventure through Ottawa with Kael Rebick

Adventure through Ottawa with Kael Rebick

Photographer Kael Rebick, who has over 490,000 followers on Instagram, shares her passion for travel by filling her channels with beautiful landscape, nature and architecture photos of destinations old and new. Having grown up in the Ontario cities of Guelph and Ottawa and currently calling Toronto home, Kael returns frequently to Ottawa for seasonal events like the Canadian Tulip Festival and Winterlude, and year-round attractions, activities and of course, food. When she visits, she fills up at Three Tarts Bakeshop, Pure Kitchen and at the Fairmont Château Laurier for afternoon tea.

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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.
Alen Palander
Alen Palander
Avid world traveler, photographer and videographer Alen Palander immerses himself in new cultures and embraces diversity in everything he captures.
Dave and Deb
Dave and Deb
This Canadian couple has been sharing their travel adventures and advice on their award-winning blog since 2007.
Taylor Burk
Taylor Burk
Known for his meaningful, unique and innovative images, this photographer loves the unexpected travel moments that create lasting memories.
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.

Explore Ottawa like Kael

Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival
Each year at the end of August, this massive event launches balloons of all shapes, sizes and colours over the Ottawa-Gatineau region, and offers concerts, fireworks, amusement rides and more.
Glebe
Ottawa’s vibrant urban arts scene
Around every corner in Canada’s capital, you’ll encounter stunning urban art including murals, sculptures, miniatures and graffiti. Ottawa's diverse…
ByWard Market Square
Ottawa’s vibrant neighbourhoods
Ottawa is a compact city where you can enjoy lively urban experiences within a relaxed natural setting. Just beyond the walkable city centre, you’ll

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