The Glebe

One of the pret­ti­est neigh­bour­hoods, home to sports teams and ma­jor fes­ti­vals

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A trea­sure trove of his­toric ar­chi­tec­ture, shops, and mu­sic venues, The Glebe of­fers a pedes­trian-friendly at­mos­phere with parks, court­yards, and river­banks

Sports & Cul­ture

Lo­cated along the Rideau Canal,

TD Place is one of the city’s most pop­u­lar at­trac­tions. The sta­dium and arena, where the

Ot­tawa Red­blacks foot­ball and the Ot­tawa 67’s hockey teams reg­u­larly play, also host well­known mu­si­cians year-round. The ad­join­ing Lans­downe Park is a pedes­trian vil­lage of shops, a fun mix of restau­rants and bars, and ev­ery Sun­day of the year there’s the Ot­tawa Farm­ers’ Mar­ket. 1015 Bank St., td­place.ca

Freshly baked

The Wild Oat Bak­ery & Café is a bustling bo­hemian han­gout that ap­peals to ve­g­ans, veg­e­tar­i­ans, and any­one look­ing for made­from-scratch sand­wiches, crêpes, pizza, sal­ads, and bread. They even of­fer truf­fles and tarts cre­ated es­pe­cially for raw food­ies, as well as gluten-free date squares and choco­late honey cakes. 817 Bank St., wildoat.ca

24-hour Bagels

Whether you’re look­ing for a late-night snack or a quick lunch, lo­cals will point you in the di­rec­tion of Ket­tle­man’s Bagels. Open all day, ev­ery day, its Montreal-style bagels are baked daily in a wood oven. Plus there are many house­made spreads, sal­ads, sand­wiches, and other treats. 912 Bank St., ket­tle­mans­bagels.ca

gourmet Oils

Boast­ing over 60 pre­mium olive oils, aged vine­gars, and a trove of flavoured and in­fused oils, The Un­re­fined Olive is one deca­dent shop. Vis­i­tors can sam­ple any of the oil flavours in­clud­ing black truf­fle, pome­gran­ate quince, or blood or­ange. It also car­ries small­batch food prod­ucts by lo­cal ar­ti­sans. 151A Sec­ond Ave., un­re­finedo­live.com

me time

The Third Av­enue Spa of­fers a va­ri­ety of ser­vices in­clud­ing body wraps, mas­sages, fa­cials, pedi­cures, and more. It’s a per­fect choice for those look­ing for a short pe­riod of re­lax­ation, and for those who want to plan a full after­noon of pam­per­ing. 784 Bank St., thir­dav­enuespa.com

TD Place

The Un­re­fined Olive

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