Lists of ‘best things’ in Ottawa, like ‘best skiing’, best restaurants, best bars, best dance parties, best bands, best hood, etc.
Despite many reports of their impending demise, vinyl records, and the record stores who love them, remain more relevant than ever. Listening to music on vinyl may just be one of those things that are timeless.
Let’s face it: sometimes work makes you want to drink.
Have you ever been on the 95 bus and looked around only to realize that three other people were wearing the exact same coat as you? It may be time to turn to vintage and consignment stores to find some one of a kind treasures that won’t break the bank.
Love them or hate them, the PSL has become a key part of fall.
What’s not to like about brunch? The fruit, the eggs, the baked goods, the socially acceptable casual day drinks…
Fall is upon us and, believe it or not, so is prime time for farmers’ markets.
These suggestions should get you started. We encourage you to dive in!
These eateries provide pay-at-the-counter service, make fresh food to order, and are obviously all satisfyingly yummy.
Readers asked Apt613 to follow a popular “Best of: Ice Cream” post with the scoop on gelaterias.
Bánh mì, samosas, and BBQ buns, oh my!
Post by Alanna Smith. Ottawa is bustling with picturesque picnic spots! From historical picnics next to museums and The Hill to stretches of blue canal and blossoming flowers. These seven picnic spots are a must try this summer! Whether you’re on a romantic date or gathering with a bunch of your best friends, we have […]
I tried my very first cold brew coffee one scorching hot day in New York a few years ago, and I’ve been hooked ever since. Unfortunately, when I came back to Ottawa, it was hard, if not impossible, to find. But not anymore! Ottawa’s coffee scene has been heating up, and cold brew is gaining […]
There are few things better than ice cream on a hot summer day. Ask anyone in Ottawa where to grab the best cone and the answer will be as varied as the choices available. Not to mention the ice cream vs. gelato debate! In order to find the best ice cream in Ottawa, it’s helpful […]
Post by Monique Ménard‐Kilrane. I moved to Vanier about 3 years ago. For a community that’s only 2 kilometers away from the Rideau Centre, I was surprised at how little I knew about it. But walking around, trying local businesses and taking advantage of the cycling paths and parks have been great ways to fall […]
From smiling puppies to sauce-smothered sandwiches, Instagram is a diverse hub for creativity, cuteness and photos of our coffee cups. With more than 300 million users and nearly 60 million photos shared daily on the app, it can be a challenge to find those stand out accounts worth adding to your feed. There are tons […]