POPULATION: 1 220 674
5th Largest City in Canada
Ottawa is also considered the 4th Cleanest City in the World by Forbes magazine and the 18th Most Liveable City in the world according to the "Mercer Human Resource Consulting Quality of Living Survey".
Where to start:
www.OttawaTourism.ca is a great website providing information for newcomers to Ottawa as well as current residents. Whether you are looking to find a great restaurant or where to shop, this comprehensive site is sure to help you find what you are looking for.
Travelling Around Ottawa
Public Transportation — Buses and O-train
Taxi - Ottawa is served by a number of taxi and limousine companies that include:
Blue Line Taxi – Ottawa (613) 238-1111
D J’s Taxi – Nepean – (613) 829-9011
West-Way Airport – (613) 727-8211
West Way Taxi – (613) 727-0101
Travelling to Ottawa
Flying to Ottawa www.ottawa-airport.ca/
Taking the Train to Ottawa www.viarail.ca/en
Taking the Bus to Ottawa www.greyhound.ca/home/
For a complete list of schools in Ottawa, please click here
Universities: Carleton University, University of Ottawa, St. Paul's University, and Université du Québec en Outaouais.
Community colleges: Algonquin College and La Cité Collégiale
For a complete list of churches, please click here