Ottawa is a confident metropolis ideal for exploring on foot; Andre Ramshaw; North Bay Nugget

Ottawa is home to one of the world’s creepiest backpacker inns — the HI Ottawa Jail Hostel at 75 Nicholas St. — and Andre Ramshaw wanted to sample it.

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Real-time journey up Rideau Canal in new four-hour documentary; Lynn Saxberg; Ottawa Citizen

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A Lock on the Rideau; AnvilCloud

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Luxury in the locks of Canada’s capital; Jamie Ross; Kamloops This Week

Jamie Ross was awake early, bringing a coffee to the upper sundeck. They had moored for the night in an enchanting glade below the Burritt’s Rapids Lock and he is greeted this morning to a pink sunrise over . . .

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Le Boat Canada: A Boating Vacation on the Rideau Canal; Carol Perehudoff; Wandering Carol

Looking for a unique Ontario vacation? Check out Le Boat, Canada, and see the Rideau Canal on a houseboat-style boating holiday in a luxury cabin cruiser.

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Canal Cruising, Canadian Style; Mark Pillsbury; Cruising World

Sailors charter a canal boat for a journey along Canada’s Rideau Canal.

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Ottawa Walking Trails: Stroll Along the Ottawa River and Rideau Canal; Marriott Traveler

Canada – Rideau Canal

Wanderers at heart will love the 370-plus miles of pathways throughout Ottawa that pass some of the major sites of the city.

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Kayaking the Rideau Canal; Pierre Home-Douglas; Postmedia News

Canada – Rideau Canal

A kayak trip from Kingston to Ottawa takes about eight scenic days.

 

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Under lock and quay; Lance Richardson; Traveller

Canada – Rideau Canal

Lance Richardson cruises Ontario’s aquatic highway – a 200-kilometre engineering masterpiece.

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