Have you ever thought about how much time we spend looking down when we walk around? How often do you look up at the world around you? I pondered this question myself as I spent a recent morning walking around downtown Ottawa. Normally when I'm downtown, I'm there to do something in particular. Whether it's to visit a museum, eat at a restaurant, or attend an event, … [Read more...] about Looking Up In Ottawa #MyOttawa
One of the greatest experiences of my life! That's exactly what was going through my head as we soared high above downtown Ottawa and Parliament Hill on a warm July morning in a vintage Biplane owned by Ottawa Biplane Adventures. Thanks to Breakaway Experiences, we got to check another item off our bucket list - something I never imagined I would experience in my … [Read more...] about Soaring To New Heights In A Vintage Biplane With Breakaway Experiences
Beau's All Natural Brewing Company has been a staple on the Ottawa craft brew scene for a long time now. Just an hour's drive from Ottawa, in Vankleek Hill, Ontario, this year Beau's is celebrating their 10th year in business. That's pretty "heady" stuff for any brewing company in the competitive craft beer industry. Now Beau's has even more reasons to celebrate. Beau's … [Read more...] about Ottawa’s Official Beer? Naturally, It’s Beau’s! #LugTread #Ottawa2017
Did you know there are pirates in Ottawa? Well, there are, and they are inviting you aboard their Pirate Adventures pirate ship for an adventurous sailing trip around Ottawa's Mooney's Bay on the Rideau Canal (a World Heritage Site)! We recently set sail with Pirate Adventures on a hot and sunny July morning. We were in search of a sunken treasure which was "lost … [Read more...] about Arrr Matey! Have You Heard About Ottawa’s Pirate Adventures?
Ottawa is a city steeped in a rich political history. Everywhere you travel in this great city you will find references to many of Canada's former Prime Ministers, including Sir Wilfred Laurier. We were recently invited by Parks Canada to come celebrate the launch of "Sir Wilfrid Laurier 175, A Season of Celebration" at Laurier House National Historic Site. I would have … [Read more...] about Celebrating Canada’s Sir Wilfred Laurier At Laurier House National Historic Site