Kanata is an area of Ottawa. It was its own city until 2001, when it was algramated with Ottawa. There are many high-tech buisnesses that of head-quarters in Kanata, such as Corel. Kanata is also the newest area of Ottawa, and is consantly expanding. It is a mainly suburban area with a population of about 90 000.
Ottawa International Airport.
The Highway 417 goes right through Kanata and connects it to the rest of Ottawa.
The OC Transpo runs in Kanata.
Kanata is a very beautiful area. Kanata is very green with tons trees, and is also the most hi-tech and new area of Ottawa.
The Scotiabank Place (The home of the Ottawa Senators hockey team.) is in Kanata, So hockey fans could go to some games here. There are also many bike paths if you want to go walking, biking, or jogging.
There are some shopping areas of Kanata, such as the Bayshore mall and the Centrum.
There are many restaurants in Kanata.
In the Centrum, the is a great Irish Pub called O'Conners.
Holiday Inn Select Ottawa Kanata-101 Kanata Avenue Ottawa (Kanata) ON K2T 1E6
Comfort Inn West Kanata-222 Hearst Way Kanata ON K2L 3A2
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson - Ottawa West-578 Terry Fox Drive Kanata ON K2V 1A1
Kanata is a faily safe area and you shouldn't have to much trouble with crime here. Like any western city, it is still a good idea to exercise some caution and common sense. The Emergency number is 911.