: No matter where I travel, visiting the local parks is always one of my favorite activities. It’s in those places where you can discover the natural beauty and personality of the city and its people. My visit to Retiro Park was in
Güell Park is a great garden with grand architectural elements located in Barcelona. It was designed by Antonio Gaudí, an important Catalan architect and one of the greatest exponents of modernism. Along the whole park, Gaudí's style
We spent 6 days in total during our stay on American soil, and it took us 5 days to finally set foot in Central Park! I planned this visit quite late in our itinerary, as there was so much else I wanted to see, and in the end it
El Parque del Capricho (Capricho Park) is located in the Alamedia de Osuna neighborhood, in the Northwest of Madrid, right next to Juan Carlos I park. It’s the most unknown of all Madrid’s parks, despite being the only Romantic garden
Without a doubt, Madrid Río is one of the places where the people of Madrid go every day to do sports: ride a bike, run, skate or walk. The great length of the route (when finished it will be 10 kilometers long) makes it ideal for the
This is the garden of the Louvre and the aristocrats which once inhabited the palace. It was designed by Le Notre, the same architect who designed the famous gardens at Versailles.
It’s also the most central garden in Paris, located
The park has this romantic halo that different events throughout history, have contributed towards.
Fundamental the Latin American Exposition of 1929 which endowed a masterful architecture to the enclosure. Anibal Gonzalez, with
The Laberinto de Horta (Horta Labyrinth) is a classical park, the oldest in Barcelona and also one of the less known.
The entrance fee is 2€, but it is free of charge on Wednesdays and Sundays. At the entrance you can see the
A lovely park to get lost in, right in the heart of London, close to Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. It has a central lake inhabited by swans, ducks, etc. It is also quite common to see squirrels. It's a beautiful place full
A fascinating place in the heart of London. If you are lucky and it's sunny out, you should spend as much time as you can. Londoners lay out on the green and enjoy the chance to spend the afternoon there walking, running, cycling,
Outside the walls of the city, we found the Majorelle Garden, a botanical garden in the heart of downtown Marrakech. This garden was built by the painter Jacques Majorrelle and therefore, he created it as he would a work of art. The
A good place to have a walk surrounded by vegetation from so many different places in the world like the United States or the Canary Islands. What strikes one most is, without a doubt, the green house, for the great variety of cactus
In a city full of Modernist concrete, steel, crystal and cement shapes, finding a green lung is a privilege, like an oasis in the desert. Ciudadela Park in Barcelona is an example of this, where you can breathe fresh air while reading
This large park is in the 6th arrondissement in the center of Paris, not far from the University of La Sorbonne and the Pantheon.
It’s the largest park in the city (Bois de Vincennes and Bois de Boulogne are just beyond the edge of
This park is 15 minutes away from Sol by subway, the name of the stop is Portazgo. When I came to live in Madrid I looked for a place where I could see Madrid from far away to think, disconnect, relax, etc.
This park also called
The Villa Borghese is located in northern Rome and is one of the most famous parks the city. To get there, take the metro to the Flaminio stop at Piazza del Popolo and then you can walk from there. Alternately, there’s a bus that goes
The story of this garden is amazing, being that it is located on the old Turia riverbed. The terrible floods caused by the river brought so much misery to Valencia that they decided to get rid of it and in its place build a
This place is one of the most visited and beautiful in Salamanca, not only for its beautiful history but for the beautiful gardens wherein it rests. This is the garden of Calixto (Calisto) and Melibea, located on the old wall of
Garden at its best, care, colorful . Far from the crowd, Louis XIV and subsequent lovers didn´t have bad taste, and escaped from the court to the palace, to enjoy the beautiful sculptures and big open spaces of the garden, it is worth
In the middle of a crazy city like Sao Paolo, unbearable traffic and skyscrapers, find the Ibirapuera park. It is an oasis of peace. In my case I love sports and whenever I travel I look around part of a city while running. I
High Line Elevated Park is over 2 miles long and runs from Gansevoort Street to 34th Street on the West Side of New York. It is a large urban park built on what was once an old railway line. The raised platform stopped being used in
There is little more to say than what has already been said. It's a must-see. As always, it is not the same as seeing it on direct television. I would like to highly a restaurant which we were told had only had been open three weeks.
Who doesn't like walking between nature right in a capital like Madrid? Thanks to these gardens we have this opportunity, they are ideal for their location and the beauty.
The Sabatini Gardens are located in front of the Northern
It has been barely a month since I could visit the Alhambra, for the second time in just a year and as the traveller Joxu tells in his experience, it is definitely worth visiting the Gardens of Generalife. It is one of the most
This is a beautiful park that is located in the center of Dublin. It is a perfect place to have a picnic and relax. There's a pond with swans and ducks, many forests and vast fields where the Dubliners lie down for lunch or a nap. It
Inside Frognerparken (Frogner Park) is the work of the Norwegian sculptural-artist Gustav Vigelad, there are more than two hundred of his sculptures in which the Norwegian artist shows his unique insights on life, from man's birth to
After haggling a bit, I bought a beautiful green coat for just 3 euros. It was the middle of spring and the weather was so terrific in the Prenzlauer Berg district of Berlin. I had to take advantage of the streets and bring euros to
Now that mother nature is showing her colors in preparation for winter, it's a marvelous time to visit the Quinta de los Molinos. While many people get a bit sad during autumn, I love it! Most choose to go to the park in springtime to
The Crystal Palace is a round building built in 1860. The truth is that it is ugly, it looks like a flying saucer, but it is surrounded by spectacular gardens with gazebos, fountains, flower beds with strolling peacocks.
The gardens of Real Alcázar are a true bubble of peace and coolness, away from noise, activity and Seville heat.
Admission is free for students; therefore several times during our stay in Seville, we took a well-deserved rest
A BEAUTIFUL GARDEN IN THE MIDDLE OF THE CITY
This is a lovely place to relax in the big city, where nature is in full splendor. There is a large field which hosts many species of birds and the occasional squirrel ... if you visit
Keukenhof is referred to as the "Garden of Europe." It's a large, 32 acre park that's just outside of Amsterdam. Since there are plenty of bus trips that go to the park, you can rent a car or take the bus to get there. The journey