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Baldwin – Lafontaine Monument

The Baldwin – Lafonaine monument was created by Walter Seymour Allward, best known for his design of the very imposing Canadian Battlefields Memorial in Vimy, France. Erected in 1914, it is the only monument on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario … Continue reading

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Centennial Flame – Parliament Hill

Located on near the Queen’s Gates in front of the stairs leading to the Peace Tower and Centre Block on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, the Centennial Flame commemorates Canada’s 100th anniversary as a Confederation. The Flame was lit … Continue reading

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Christmas on the Hill

In Canada’s Capital, the winter landscape glows with over 300,000 multi coloured lights during the holiday season. The festivities begin with an illumination ceremony in early December and continue until early January. Throughout Christmas Lights Across Canada, the lights in … Continue reading

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Go to Hull

Despite travelling between Ontario and Quebec, the trip from Ottawa to Hull is a quick one yet a trip that offers some interesting views. This spider thing keeps the National Gallery on the right safe from the inhabitants of Parliament … Continue reading

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