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Summertime BBQ at Mooney’s Bay

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Jul 31 2013
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A BBQ at one of Ottawa’s beaches has long been on my list of things to do since moving to Ottawa. After over three years in this town, I can now cross it off the to-do list! Enjoy today’s photos of Mooney’s Bay!

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Red Bull Flugtag as seen at the Museum of Civilization

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Jul 29 2013
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Red Bull Flugtag, or as defined by Wikipedia: “an event organized by Red Bull in which competitors attempt to fly home-made, size- and weight-limited, human-powered flying machines (max 10m/30 ft, 150 kg/330 lbs). The flying machines are usually launched off a pier about 30 feet (9.1 m) high into the sea (or suitably sized reservoir of water). Most competitors enter for the entertainment value, and the flying machines rarely fly at all.” This description, particularly the part about “flying machines rarely flying at all”, is exactly the way this event turned out. Lots of amazing looking machines, some entertaining and terrible dance-offs, and a whole lot of spectacular […]

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TOP 10 Ottawa Scenic Views

Jul 23 2013

I know top 10s are a bit cliché, but given the number of times I’ve been asked the same question, I thought I might as well make a list and share the answer with all of you! So to the question: “What are your favourite places in Ottawa that you would recommend someone visit in order to enjoy a beautiful scenic view of the city?” I present to you photos from my top 10 favourite scenic Ottawa locations discovered over the course of my Ottawa Project 365.  To see exactly where each photo was taken, check out the map at the bottom […]

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Remic Rapids Revisited

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Jul 22 2013
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I’m back! My first real vacation in nearly a year is over and life in Ottawa is beginning to return to normal. This “normal” has also, thankfully, included having the urge to take photos everywhere I go. If you follow me on Flickr, you will have noticed that I have posted a few photos from my trip to Las Vegas and Fireworks in Montreal. While I must admit that I could have easily have gotten used to the idea of not having to worry about shooting photos for this blog, I did find that as each day went by, I […]

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