Local tourism industry needs a long-term plan to make sure the goodwill generated by city’s Canada 150 celebrations doesn’t go to waste once the glow has faded, experts say
"I think we've changed the perception people have about Ottawa."
With the current forecast offering up temperatures close to -28 Celsius with 15 km/hour winds, fireworks and a multimedia light show might not work.
“Being able to say, ‘We’re in this prominent museum and look at the work we’ve done,’ definitely helps.”
The Conference Board of Canada projects that this year's tourism gains will be sustained through 2018.
Airbnb hosts will still have to collect the charge, which is expected to raise $12M annually for Ottawa Tourism
Sending "Faya" a message along with the user’s location generates a list of nearby attractions, such as museums or statues, and a list of things to do.
Venerable tourist attraction eyes more interactive approach, puts renewed focus on local innovations as part of $80M overhaul
WestJet passengers in Ottawa were recently treated to a winter wonderland, complete with a gingerbread gate.
Several Kanata hotels sold out during what is usually a slow period for tourism