Ottawa is Canada's capital, and lies on the Ottawa River which was originally the major route inland for fur traders, and now forms the border between Ontario & Quebec. Ottawa today showcases the best of English & French heritage, culture, and day-to-day living. The city is as renowned for its parks and pathways, as it is for being the country's seat of power.
- The Canadian Shield
- Indians & Early Exploration
- Rideau Canal and the Forestry Boom
- Ottawa becomes the Capital City
- The Post-War Years
Tourist Tips for Visitors in a Hurry (one or two day itineraries)