Excellent Reasons to Study in Ottawa, Canada!

Ottawa, Canada's capital, is regularly mentioned among the most beautiful cities, the cleanest and safest in the world! The Outaouais region is populated by 1,050,000 residents, making it the fourth largest city in Canada. Yet it retains the accessibility, atmosphere and charm of a smaller city.


Learning:

As the capital city of Canada, Ottawa has Canadian culture at its best. It has the best National museums, galleries and concert halls along with International festivals and exciting attractions that are all a part of the learning experience that students can enjoy. 

Historic Sites/Culture:
Ottawa has numerous, outstanding museums, monuments and places of historical interest. Parliament Hill, a site of historical significance, architectural beauty and federal decision-making is one of Ottawa’s most popular attractions.
VISIT www.parliamenthill.gc.ca

Ottawa is in close proximity to other major urban areas including:
Montreal:.....................................................170km Toronto:.......................................................400km
USA border (New York state)......................... 60km
New York:...................................................790km Boston:........................................................650km

Recreation:
Recreational opportunities abound in the Ottawa area! Ottawa is surrounded by beautiful parks and woodland, and is an ideal place for the nature enthusiast. The nearby Gatineau Hills are a nature lover's paradise, several thousand acres of hills, pristine lakes and nature trails, ideal for skiing, hiking, swimming, canoeing and bicycling. In spring and summer, enjoy white water rafting on the Ottawa River! For sports enthusiasts it is home for professional football, ice hockey and baseball, and of course in winter, Ottawa becomes home to the world's longest ice skating rink: The Rideau Canal.

Festivals :
Ottawa is very fortunate to have year round festivals and events, including the following immensely popular festivals: Winterlude festival, Tulip festival and Jazz festival. www.ottawa-festivals.com

 

Nightlife:
ABCE Language School is within walking distance of the Byward Market, a trendy and historical area with great restaurants, bistros, cafés and artisan stores !