I'm going to be travelling around Toronto Vancouver Montreal and hopefully Ottawa in about a month and wanted to know the best areas for a student traveller to stay in in those areas. Any help would be greatly appreciated
In Ottawa, stay downtown - it's where most (if not all) the hostels are and you'll be walking distance to most of the sites (parliament buildings, Byward Market, museums, art gallery, Rideau Canal, Ottawa River, bike paths, night life, etc.). The bus Transitway also goes through downtown so it's easy to catch a bus if you want to go elsewhere in the city. about 5 years agoAnswered by Sarah via WorldNomads.com
The hostel in the old jail in Ottawa is a favourite for budget travellers. And there is rumoured to be a ghost ....
Check it out here : http://www.hihostels.ca/Ontario/1166/HI-Ottawa-Jail.hostel
Ottawa is also a great town for food. My tips are here :
Don't miss eating a BeaverTail ! about 5 years ago