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Take it easy in Ottawa

Take it easy in Ottawa

When you want to get away without going too far, Ottawa is the perfect weekend getaway destination. Fascinating national attractions, beautiful outdoor sites, and delicious local flavours are all within easy reach in the city or in the nearby countryside. Plan your own relaxing getaway in Ottawa!

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A holiday season getaway to Ottawa
When it comes to the holiday season, you’ll instantly get into the festive spirit as you visit Canada’s capital before and during Christmastime. You…
Tinseltown Christmas Emporium
Unique holiday gift ideas in Ottawa for everyone on your list
Finding the perfect Christmas presents for family and friends is easy in the Ottawa area. No matter your budget, you’ll discover unique items and…
Byward Market, Ottawa Sign
Best places to get into the holiday spirit in the Ottawa area
Whether you celebrate Christmas or simply enjoy the cheerful holiday season, Ottawa has so many pretty places that will lift your spirits. The city’s…

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