Category Archives: Ottawa

Day Tripping: Star Wars Identities Exhibit Extended!

If you love Star Wars, then you better head to Ottawa before October 14, 2013. The Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa is hosting the Star Wars Identities exhibit – now extended until October 14, 2013. This is a … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Experience the Nation’s Capital by Foot

Take a fun guided walking tour for great stories and awesome sights. If you’re planning on being in Ottawa sometime soon, consider booking a guided walk with Ottawa Walking Tours. They provide a great tour that’s very entertaining, includes all … Continue reading

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Haitian Vodou at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

Last weekend to check out this really cool exhibition. Forget the Hollywood version, with its zombies and pins stuck in dolls! Uncover the myths and discover this complex spiritual tradition, its beliefs and its rituals. Instead, discover a world rich … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Check out the Currency Museum

A “hidden gem” in the heart of Ottawa. Here’s something different. Visit the Currency Museum of the Bank of Canada. It’s located in the middle of downtown Ottawa, very close to both Parliament Hill and the Supreme Court, located in … Continue reading

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Choo! Choo! Grey Cup Train Tour coming to a town near you!

A unique chance to see the Grey Cup up close and personal. All Aboard! The Grey Cup 100 Train Tour is on it’s way and is now in Ontario! It’s currently stopped in London and will make it’s way to … Continue reading

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Ottawa BluesFest line-up is AMAZING this year

A Must Check Out: HUGE performers scheduled to play. Check this out. Live performances are planned by LMFAO, Carly Rae Jepsen, Dragonette, Paul Oakenfold, Tommy Lee, Alice Cooper, Iron Maiden, Norah Jones, Seal, Nickelback, Snoop Dogg, Lauryn Hill, The Offspring, … Continue reading

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Free Admission on Earth Day at Canadian Museum of Nature

April is Earth Month at the Canadian Museum of Nature. All month long, the Canadian Museum of Nature is celebrating Earth Month in honour of Earth Day. From flowers, to films, to forums—check out what’s happening at the museum and … Continue reading

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Will & Kate’s Excellent Canadian Adventure: The Ottawa Itinerary

Prince William and Princess Catherine are in Ottawa from June 30 – July 2, 2011! Prince William and Princess Catherine are expected to arrive this afternoon around 2 p.m. in Ottawa, Thursday, June 30, to begin their excellent Canadian adventure. … Continue reading

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GPS Race with your iPhone

So cool, we wish we were in Ottawa. Join the GPS Race in Ottawa. It was inspired by the Amazing Race, geo caching and a good old fashion treasure hunt. Play with your friends or against others as you race … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Be a pirate aboard the Grey Ghost

Fly the Jolly Roger and set sail aboard a pirate ship on the Rideau for a unique family adventure this summer. Beware! Pirates from the Grey Ghost ship have inhabited the Rideau in the heart of Ottawa. You can join … Continue reading

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