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I’m Carla Salazar, a Lima-born journalist and newcomer to Canada who fell absolutely in love with Ottawa! Through this blog you will find the reasons why I chose Ottawa as my place of residence; what are the advantages of living in Ottawa, what are its best features; when is the ideal time to visit, and other interesting things about the National Capital Region.

Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.

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Four impressive waterfalls you should visit in Ottawa this spring

Spring always brings great expectations after a long winter. Warmer temperatures, spring showers and melted snow create the perfect conditions for the revival of mother nature, and also for showing off the waterfalls. Did you know that in Ottawa there are four impressive and beautiful waterfalls right in the middle of the city? Yes, youContinue reading “Four impressive waterfalls you should visit in Ottawa this spring”

8 everyday tasks that are a struggle for newcomers during Canada’s winter

When you don’t know the winters in Canada, you can hardly imagine what it is really like to experience temperatures below zero. It’s something that you only learn when you come and live your first Canadian winter. For example I couldn’t have ever imagined that smiling on a windy winter day could make your teethContinue reading “8 everyday tasks that are a struggle for newcomers during Canada’s winter”

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