Ottawa is considered the most educated city in Canada, and is home to a number of post-secondary, research, and cultural institutions, including the National Arts Centre
, the National Gallery
and UNESCO World Heritage Site
. Ottawa also has the highest standard of living in the nation with low unemployment. It ranked second out of 150 worldwide in the r
quality of life index 2014-2015.Impossible to be in Canada without visiting Ottawa, the capital city of Canada. Wind through the streets of Canada’s capital, passing national landmarks like Parliament Hill and the Canadian Museum of Civilization.
Explore top sites as museums, parks, galleries, the Byward Market, the Canadian Parliament buildings, and lots more.
Ottawa hosts a variety of annual seasonal activities—such as Winterlude, the largest festival in Canada as well as Bluesfest, Canadian Tulip Festival, Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, Ottawa International Jazz Festival, Fringe Festival and Folk Music Festival, that have grown to become some of the largest festivals of their kind in the world