Free app Offline map of Ottawa tested Nexus 7
If used on line then there are around 2,000 linked web sites that can be accessed for further information.
e.g. Search by name Select Blooms
select Florist Select Blooms
show on map
show POI website
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Contains all OC transpo bus stops with 560 numbers and names (GTFS), City baseball diamonds, City Basket ball courts, City community gardens, City cycling network, City Library Locations, City outdoor rinks, City named Parks, City Sports fields, City Tennis courts, City wading pools etc
Note not all these may be displayable or searchable due to software limitations.
The value it provides to residents
Contains all OC transpo bus stops with 560 numbers and names, these are all searchable, Ottawa Parks, 150+ free wifi locations, road names and addresses from Government of Canada CANVEC, Museums and other tourist attractions in Ottawa etc. Bixi and other cycle rental locations. Available in 37 different languages. Has off line routing for car, bicycle and pedestrians.
Use the road off line routing to get the distance in kilometers, multiply by $2 and add $3.50 to get an estimated taxi fare.
Of interest to cyclists a Contour elevation lines plugin is available. Other plugins are available.
For OC transpo users try emailing the OC route planner suggested route to an off line email on the device, OSMAND can show where you are by using the device's GPS. All the bus stops have the name that is displayed on OC buses.
Jest bardzo milo byc rozpoznanym w trzecim oficjalnym polskim jezyku w Ottawie.