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Do you dream about going to Iceland's Blue Lagoon? Instead of paying for a pricey flight abroad, you can treat yourself to a relaxing day at one of these seven incredible thermal spas and saunas around Ottawa.

Even with the dropping autumn temperatures, you can still enjoy a soak in an outdoor hot tub at these scenic spots. Between hot and cold pools, saunas, steam rooms and treatments, a day at the spa is the optimal relaxation.

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Ready for a groovy trip back to the '60s? The National Arts Centre is gearing up to host one of Broadway's most iconic musicals—Hairspray. Presented by Broadway Across Canada, this dazzling show will whisk you away to the heart of '60s Baltimore.

Join the spirited and determined 16-year-old Tracy Turnblad as she dances and dazzles her way onto the screen of TV’s most coveted show. But it's not just Tracy's infectious spirit and audacious moves that will captivate you. The musical is adorned with a medley of beloved hit songs. From the energetic “Welcome to the '60s” to the vivacious “Good Morning Baltimore”, and the unforgettable “You Can’t Stop the Beat”, you'll find it challenging to keep your feet still!

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Are you looking for an Ontario road trip that blends natural beauty, serene waters, and gorgeous beaches? Look no further.

The Long Sault Parkway is a 10-kilometre road connecting to 11 islands that you'll definitely want to drive before summer ends.

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Calling all Broadway musical fans in Ottawa! Hadestown, the award-winning Broadway musical is coming to the National Arts Centre, this month! Whether you’re looking to plan a night out with friends, taking a date, or just simply going to enjoy the show, you’re in for an unforgettable experience.

Hadestown has taken the world by storm since its debut, winning eight 2019 Tony® Awards including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theatre Album. Created by renowned singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin, this haunting and hopeful show intertwines two mythic tales of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone. With stunning visuals and unforgettable music, you’re in for a show like no other. Grab your tickets before they sell out and see how the world could be with this magical Broadway musical.

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Ottawa is a charming city, known for its architecture and history. However, the city also has some dark and derelict abandoned sites, and places you won’t find on a tourist map. If you’re interested in exploring abandoned places in Ottawa or taking a quick road trip to a ghost town, you’ve come to the right place. But beware, some of these spots will send shivers down your spine.

Canada’s capital city is full of thriving businesses, bustling offices, high-rise apartments and modern condos amid an abandoned house or two. While the region continues to expand, build and renovate, there are some places around the city that seem to have been left behind over the years.

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