Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Ottawa. WTR's Ottawa map shows you the location of the The Canadian Museum of History and Rideau Canal.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Fraser Café and what to order at Restaurant e 18.
Welge Travel Report Notables in Ottawa
Getting around in Ottawa
Public transportation in Ottawa
WTR's Tony Transit says this is the best site for information on public transportation for Ottawa (octranspo1.com/)
People Watching in Ottawa
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is at Byward Market, Rideau Canal and Bate Island.
Dining in Ottawa
WTR's Carlota Cuisine thinks the best dining is at Allium - L: Tu-F, D: M-Sa, 87 Holland Ave, 613-792-1313
Contemporary seasonal menu with an international wine list.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas for Ottawa
Our Shauna Showtime agrees that the best nightlife is at Byward Market.
Shopping areas for Ottawa
WTR's Shari Shopper says for best shopping in Ottawa Bayshore and Rideau Centers give Byward Market some competition.
Alcoholic Beverages in Ottawa
Ontario's wineries are famous worldwide. Try an award-winning ice wine in the Niagara Wine Region, or take a winery tour in Niagara Region or Prince Edward County.
Business Information for Ottawa
Here is help in regard to your businessin Ottawa: (http://ottawa.ca/en/business-ambassador)
Exchange Rates (http://www.x-rates.com/)
Recognition for Ottawa
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Ottawa
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: National Gallery of Canada
Now to April 30, 2018 see Canadian and Indigenous Art - 1968 to Present
This special exhibition invites visitors to experience more than 150 works in all media, including sculpture, painting, video art, installation, drawing and photography. From the feminist art movement of the 1970s to present-day Inuit art, the richness of the national Canadian and Indigenous contemporary art collections is on full display. Highlights include Shary Boyle’s work on paper Untitled (the Porcelain Fantasy series), Joyce Wieland’s O Canada, and Brian Jungen’s impressive sculptures inspired by whale skeletons: Shapeshifter and Vienna.