09-29-2010, 05:41 PM
Joined: Sep 2006
Location: South-Central Ontario, Canada
Ottawa ON - Canada Parliament Building - Outside
2009-06-12.4 Ottawa ON - Canada Parliament Building - Outside
Since we'd attracted too much "official interest" inside the Parliament Building, we exited the building in order to recon the exterior:
The Olympics are coming to Canada!
This is Parliament Hill's East Block:
and Parliament Hill's Central Block & Peace Tower:
The Langevin Block is the home of the Privy Council Office and Office of the Prime Minister, and the working headquarters of the executive branch of the Canadian government:
View from below Parliament Hill overlooking the Ottawa River:
Heading up the Rideau Canal:
Somewhere on the Hill there's a facility for the care and feeding of stray cats. I wasn't able to find a similar place for the care and feeding of stray Parliamentarians...
I found it odd that most of the local residents were anything other than the official residents: