Ottawa is home to many national museums including the National Arts Center and the National Gallery of Canada. With an up and coming foodie scene, there are a wide variety of renowned restaurants to choose from. There are a number of popular annual festivals including Bluesfest, Canadian Tulip Festival and the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival.
Ottawa is the capital of Canada located in the eastern portion of southern Ontario. The cities name is derived from the Algonquin word Odawa, meaning to trade. The city has evolved into the political center of Canada with the countries Parliament Buildings being located in the downtown core. Due to Ottawa's size, the majority of the neighbourhoods house condominium developments in both high-rise and low-rise options. The most popular neighbourhoods for condominium developments are Centretown, The Byward Market / Sandy Hill and Westboro.
Ottawa is Ontario's 2nd largest city and Canada's 4th largest city with a population of over 1 million. Ottawa has the most educated population among Canada cities. It has the highest standard of living in the country and low unemployment. Ottawa is a bilingual city with English and French being recognized. Ottawa's primary employer is the Public Service of Canada.
Silk Road Foods Inc. is a great bakery near Stirling Park. Coffee shop lovers will appreciate the local cafe's like Pam's Coffee & Tea. Locals of Hunt Club South Industrial love dining at Tazij House Halal Restaurant, KARARA THE INDIAN TAKEOUT and Domino's Pizza. You can find pharmacies Merivale Rx Pharmacy and Shoppers Drug Mart within walking distance. Merivale Mall is a shopping center in Hunt Club South Industrial that has something for everyone. The local school in Hunt Club South Industrial is Merivale. There are many students in this neighbourhood as Academy of Learning Career College is located within it.