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Address: Bounded by Rideau Street, the Rideau Canal, the Rideau River and the Ottawa River, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Contains many buildings of architectural and historical interest.

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Nice place

I think it is a nice touristic attraction, with its churches, and small stores like the french patisserie and some other small antique shops. Also a couple of great coffee shops.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 November 2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I think it is a nice touristic attraction, with its churches, and small stores like the french patisserie and some other small antique shops. Also a couple of great coffee shops.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

I lived in Lower Town for three years. It's lovely. Very residential, family neighborhood. It's got a nice community centre, some gorgeous parks, and it's close to lots of good stuff. The Byward, Gatineau, the Rideau River (which is not the canal, you cannot skate on the river), and a few other subhurb-esque features. I love the place, but if... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

I lived in Lowertown for the better part of two years - and while it was a phenomenal place to live, there simply isn't much to do in terms of visiting. There are parks and whatnot, but the community would have to really be invested in if it were to become ideal for tourism like the Byward Market is. If... More 

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