De-constructing the walking tour: OTTAWA (DE)TOURS

Think about everything you think you know about walking tours. Now erase all that. That is the aim of OTTAWA (DE)TOURS, a local... Read More

Brewer Park Community Garden: A quiet spot in a busy park

Tucked away in a quiet corner of the bustling Brewer Park, and just steps from the weekly Ottawa Farmers’ Market, Brewer Park... Read More

Image of the Past: Ottawa’s Summer Houses

Image: Summer House Location: Parliament Hill, Ottawa Date of photo: Pre 1900 (exact date unknown) Photographer/Source: Samuel J... Read More

Image of the Moment: Canada Day in the Capital – Music in the park

Image: Laila Biali preforming at the Ottawa Jazz Festival Canada Day concert Location: Confederation Park, Ottawa, Canada Date: July... Read More

Cycling in Bonn, Germany: Lessons for Ottawa

With summer looming my thoughts turn to climbing aboard my bike and zooming along the newly bare streets and pathways.  I love riding... Read More

Festival City: Ottawa’s urban festivals

Named “Best Festival City“, Ottawa is a city which uses its various urban spaces each year to host an array of concerts... Read More

Image of the Moment: Yoga on The Hill

Image: Yoga on the Hill Location: Parliament Hill, West Lawn Date of photo: May 28, 2014 Photographer: Kristen Gagnon Exercise some... Read More