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ByWard Market, Ottawa
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Arguably the city’s number one tourist attraction, historical ByWard Market offers an eclectic mix of shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, and nightclubs. Reconciling contrasts such as secluded courtyards and bustling streets, a local farmers' market and artisans’ stands, the market is the city's leading destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment. Walk between outdoor stalls with fresh flowers, fruits, and vegetables., then look for local trend-setting artworks. Stop by a little teashop and experience the small neighborhood feel. The market is also home to museums, specialty food shops, hair and beauty salons, and over 500 businesses. Plan to visit ByWard Market during your Ottawa vacation using our convenient Ottawa vacation trip planner.
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  • ByWard Marked a must? No. In my opinion the marlket is highly overvalued. When one travels around the world there are dozens of Markets one has to see before ByWard. 
  • Lots of great food options here, as well there are some cute little shops. Very upbeat atmosphere here, especially in the evening. Worth s visit. 
  • Like everything else in Ottawa, the Byward Market is extremely organized, is close to the Mall and is worth a visit both daytime as at night.
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