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Sparks Street, Ottawa, Ontario

  • Shopping travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.8mi
zsoldicsa's pictureby zsoldicsa Shopping travel tip
added on the 22nd of September, 2010
Sparks Street is a high end shopping area near Parliament Hill. Its a nice pedestrian with a lot of classy restaurants and boutiques. There are also 'normal price range' stores, but only a few.

Though, even if your pocket is not filled with shopping money, you can enjoy a nice walk and maybe drink a coffee somewhere. The offices of the CBC (the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) is also here, so you can take a look at that as well.

It is more pleasant in the summer, with the flowers and green bushes, but it's also nice in winter, especially around Christmas. A very popular place as well.

Sparks St, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Shopping is quite expensive, but walking is still free.

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