Places to Visit & Things to Do - Ottawa

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25 Date Ideas during Winter in Ottawa

Here in Canada’s capital, we take winter pretty seriously – and we do it well. No matter your preferences, this city offers something for everyone at this… Read more »

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20 Best Restaurants for a Romantic Dinner in Ottawa

Love is in the air and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you’re looking for a special place in Ottawa to bring your Valentine, we’ve… Read more »

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25 Restaurants Offering Valentine’s Day Dinner Take Out in Ottawa

You know the old saying, a way to someone’s heart is through their stomach! If cooking isn’t your forte, let the wonderful restaurants of Ottawa take the… Read more »

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20+ Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Lanark County

Tucked between Ottawa, Arnprior and Westport, this largely rural community is dotted with the picturesque towns of Perth, Almonte, Carleton Place and Smiths Falls. Between them lie kilometres of trails that get you out of the city and discovering the wonders of nature and some man-made fun venues.

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Quebec’s Förena Cité Thermale: Canada’s Newest Destination Spa is a World of Serenity

After four years since the first announcement, Forena Cite Thermal Spa has officially opened in St. Bruno today, January 31st. From the offset of Forena, guests are… Read more »

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50+ Activities and Festivals to Enjoy in Ontario this Fall Season

From spectacular fall colours, harvest activities and festivals, and halloween events, that are plenty of ways to celebrate this transitional season in Ontario. Here are fifty fun… Read more »

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10 Fantastic Fall Activities in Ontario

The cool air of autumn heralds a time of country harvests, crunching leaves, and soothing drinks! There are plenty of fun fall activities to get you outside and here are 10 awesome Fall activities in Ontario!

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25 Hikes to Enjoy Fall Colours in Ontario

What better way to spend the crisp fall days than to get outside and take a hike? Whether you want a quick trail for some fresh air, or are planning multi-day hiking and camping trip, the following trails will give you some great ideas for places to hike in Ontario.

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25 Outdoor Adventures in the Ottawa Valley

The Ottawa Valley is an outdoor playground for adrenaline junkies, outdoor enthusiasts, and nature lovers alike. As summer sets in, the warm weather, blue skies, and the Valley’s pristine waters, rolling hills, and woodlands invite visitors and locals to surf, hike, fish, kayak, and immerse themselves in the distinct heritage and culture of the region. The Ottawa Valley has much to offer in the summer season.

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50 Things to Do this Summer with Kids in Gatineau and Beyond

Discover Outaouais Region with kids this summer! From delightful and mesmerizing festivals to outdoor adventures to thrill the entire family, there are plenty to do at the Outaouais… Read more »

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25 Outdoor Adventures in and around Kingston

Surrounded by areas famous for their stunning nature, Kingston is the ideal location for the beginning of an outdoor adventure. With summer approaching us soon, it’s about… Read more »

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Boat Tours and Cruises in Ontario

Thinking of going on a cruise? Explore Ontario through its myriad of rivers, and waterways! From intimate, romantic and cozy cruises that span a week to short boat trips, you have plenty of options to suit every budget from Windsor to Moosonee and Ottawa to Kenora!

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100 Adventures in Ontario Provincial Parks

From climbing on a “sleeping giant” to walking the world’s longest freshwater beach and howling with the wolfs, here are 100 best adventures in Ontario’s Provincial Parks.

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Best Restaurants in Ontario according to Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants – 2019

Toronto tops the ranking list with 26 restaurants in the list with Ottawa 4, Cambridge and Niagara Region 1 each. Toronto’s Giulietta was awarded the Best New Restaurant title.

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Fun Things To Do In Ontario During Spring

From duck races to walleye fishing, festivals celebrating spring migration and blossom, here are 40+ must ways to celebrate spring in Ontario.

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Ottawa Sightseeing Cruises

Whether you want explore the Rideau Canal, a chain of beautiful lakes, rivers and locks extending 202 km from Kingston to Ottawa or enjoy the tourist sights of Ottawa from the water, there are quite a few options available. You can choose from sightseeing cruises to dinner and fireworks cruise to overnight cruises on St Lawerence river.

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Flower & Blossom Festivals in Ontario

You do not have to be a florist, anthophile or a gardener, to be excited by the sight and smell of flowers. The love of flowers cuts across age and gender; flowers are a sign of love, gratitude, and beauty and are favoured plants the world over. The following are six flower festivals that you must attend in Ontario.

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Must Do Scenic Train Tours in Ontario

Explore Ontario on rails–through rolling hills, ravines, forested valleys and the country side! Whether as a family trip or on a day trip with your loved one, these scenic tours will never disappoint! Enjoy fall colours or have a haunted experience during Halloween, visit the pumpkin patch, or a trip to see Santa during Christmas.

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25 Things to Do in Prince Edward County

Located midway between Ottawa & Toronto, Prince Edward County makes a gorgeous weekend destination. Journey to some of the provinces best sandy beaches at Sandbanks Provincial Park,… Read more »

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25 Date Ideas in Ottawa

Whether you are looking for fun ideas for a date, a day trip trip with your date or a cozy night out, you will find plenty of options in and around Ottawa. Here are 25 Date Ideas in Ottawa Region.

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Top 10 things to Do in Forillon National Park

One of Canada’s most populous province, is famous for its rich culture and an equally vibrant economy. But this province is also endowed in natural beauty which is vividly displayed in Forillon National Park. Here humpbacks breach along the coast as the Appalachians come to a sudden end. As you tour this park, you can expect nothing but jaw dropping vistas and fascinating flora and fauna.

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Top 10 Things to Do in La Mauricie National Park

Located just 2 hours of drive from both Montréal and Québec City, La Mauricie National Park buzzes with activities in summer, fall and winter as eager tourists create fond memories in various parts of the park. Hikers converge at Solitaire Lake Trail, as a group of friends takes amazing photos at Le Passage Lookout. The Laurentian Mountains and the lakes that dot their valleys are the pride and joy of the park! Don’t miss a thing, let this bucket list guide you to where the fun never ends.

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Things to do in Ottawa

A list of things to do and places to visit in and around Ottawa: the dynamic, cosmopolitan Capital City of Canada, situated on the banks Ottawa River, renowned for its Parliament Buildings, must see museums and world’s largest naturally frozen skating rink.
Attractions include Parliament, Museums & Historic Sites, Outdoor & Nature Adventures, Zoos, Farms & Petting Zoos, Amusement Parks & Fun Centres

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Amusement Parks and Fun Centres in and around Ottawa

A list of Amusement Parks and Fun Centres in and around Ottawa.