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These Are The 16 Most Romantic Things To Do In Ottawa

Your bae will thank you.
These Are The 16 Most Romantic Things To Do In Ottawa

We all know what it's like to get stuck in a rut in your relationship. The whole Netflix and chill is getting old, and you need to rekindle that spark. If you've forgotten your weekly dates because life has got in the way, don't worry. I got you. 

Whether you're tight on money or can afford the nicer things in life, there's a date waiting for everyone. You don't need to take them out to a 5 star restaurant to prove your love! There are so many other things you can do. 

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Book a spa day at Nordik Spa-Nature // 16 Chemin Nordik

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Visit the Capital Fair and act like kids again // 4837 Albion Road

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Treat their sweet tooth at Cacao 70 // Multiple Locations 

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Tour Central Experimental Farms and look at all the beautiful flowers (and take Insta pics, obviously) // 960 Carling Ave

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Watch a movie cuddled up in your car at Ciné-Parc Templeton Drive-In // 1779 Boulevard Maloney E

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See how beautiful downtown Ottawa is while kayaking on Dow's Lake // 1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr

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Hike up to Champlain Lookout at sunset // Gatineau Park 

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Go horseback riding together at Capitva Farms // 89 ch. de la Montagne

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Have a date night and see a show at the National Arts Centre // 1 Elgin St

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Drink wine while painting together at Art Haven // 102 - 200 Kennevale Drive

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Or drink wine at Jabulani Vineyard & Winery instead // 8005 Jock Trail

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Share ice cream with each other at Stella Luna Gelato Cafe // Multiple Locations

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Treat your bae to a romantic dinner surrounded by roses at Common Eatery // 380 Elgin St

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Book a getaway for a couple of nights close to home at Elements Luxury Tented Camp // 793 Storyland Rd

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Try out a cooking class together at The Urban Element // 424 Parkdale Ave

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Have drinks while watching the sunset on a rooftop at Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market // 325 Dalhousie St

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