Ottawa has a lot going for it, but one area that is sorely lacking is visual charm downtown. I think you'd be hard-pressed to find a national capital in any first-world country with such an incoherent, inconsistent, charmless and otherwise ugly collection of buildings in its downtown core.
All of these images were taken from the rooftop of a downtown parking garage.
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