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OTTAWA TRAVEL GUIDE
LanguagesOfficially English and French
What to eatTasty delights and local produce from every stall at the ByWard Market, all-day Canadian breakfast at Flapjack’s Canadian Diner and treats from the 60 food trucks peppered across the city.
What to bring backA selfie with the Prime Minister! But seriously, craft beers from nearby Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co., the Tooth and Nail Brewery or the Kichesippi Beer Company and Canadian must-haves from the Canada in a Basket shop or the Parliamentary Boutique.
Fun FactOttawa might only rank seventh coldest capital in the world (beaten by hotspots like Mongolia’s Ulaan-Baatar and Finland’s Helsinki), but it wins top prize for the world’s longest skating rink with the Rideau Canal, which is 202 kilometres long with an 8-kilometre skateway.
Important InfoFor more information on all necessary travel documents and more, check Air Canada’s Travel Requirements page.
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