Ottawa is the capital of Canada. The fourth largest city of Canada and has a population of around 1 million. It is situated at south bank of the Ottawa River in the eastern side of Southern Ontario. It was founded in 1826 as Bytown and named as “Ottawa” in 1855. The city has changed into a political and technological centre of Canada. The name “Ottawa” is originated from the Algonquin word Adawe which means “to trade”. At the start, many Irish and French Christian got settle here it has Ottawa has become a diverse city with a diverse culture and population. The city is famous as being among the most educated in Canada. It has a high standard of living and low unemployment.
Ottawa has abundance of attractions that will cheer your visit no matter the time of year. The city has a wealth of historic landmarks such as Parliament Buildings and Rideau Canal, all located within its downtown core. The city has an architectural wonders that house National Museums and galleries. At the banks of the splendid Ottawa, Rideau and Gatineau Rivers, It is one of the most beautiful G-8 capitals in the world. It is home to 120 foreign embassies and is a famous centre for both academics and professional training. The city has an open and welcoming environment to cultures from around the world. The official language is English and French. The city’s residents enjoy an desirable quality of life that is acknowledged around the world.