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Looking for Unique Lodgings? Spend the Night in a Haunted Canadian Jail

Canada's capital city, Ottawa, is known for its historic parliament buildings, Rideau Canal, and bustling Byward market. But right in the center of the downtown core, there exists a truly unique travel experience: Operating as a small penitentiary from 1860 until the early 1970s, the Ottawa Jail is now used as a hostel for visitors who enjoy a little ghost story before bed.
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