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Old May 17th, 2009, 10:38 PM   #21
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in Bratislava (Slovakia) there are two very popular parks: the first is Medical garden, popular mainly between young people


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the second one is Sad Janka Kráľa, or Janko Kráľ orchard, is one of the first public parks in Europe. In past it was larger, but now is very nice, too


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Old May 18th, 2009, 04:23 AM   #22
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It would say the Toronto Islands.





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Old May 19th, 2009, 07:06 AM   #23
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Quezon Memorial Park also known as "Quezon City Circle"

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Old May 19th, 2009, 07:43 AM   #24
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cityhood park, marikina, philippines

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Old May 21st, 2009, 09:42 PM   #25
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Japanese Garden in Buenos Aires

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Old May 23rd, 2009, 05:41 AM   #26
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I know, isn't it superb. Looks so relaxing and I could go there and do homework and just enjoy the day.
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Old May 24th, 2009, 03:19 PM   #27
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My personal favorite is Koekamp, near Central Station. I always refer to it as Central Park though that's not its common nickname
There are some very exciting high-rise projects going on in the area (near the tall buildings on the photo) so the view is going to be much improved some 5 years from now!





My second favorite is Lange Vijverberg, which isn't technically a park (more a Lane) but I treat it as such. I just love it there:



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Old July 31st, 2009, 02:54 PM   #28
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The favorite parks in your city/neighborhood

Pershing Square Park, Downtown Los Angeles. It is one of the beautifull park in the country. I love to visit this park on regular basis.
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Old August 2nd, 2009, 05:53 AM   #29
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a city will never be a city without the green.
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Old August 15th, 2009, 03:27 PM   #30
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I visited Boston a while ago and I just implicitely fell in love with that city and so its remarkably beautiful public garden called " Boston Common"...Here are some of the pictures ya'll can look at...(From Flickr)

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Old August 16th, 2009, 08:57 PM   #31
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Cathedral Square - Milwaukee, WI

My favorite park in Milwaukee is probably Cathedral Square, because it is so often during the summer full of people having a good time:

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Old August 17th, 2009, 03:00 PM   #32
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I like to take a walk in Tivoli park, largest park in Ljubljana (Slovenia):








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Old August 19th, 2009, 11:59 AM   #33
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My fav. park in my city (Eskişehir/Turkey)

Kentpark



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Old March 4th, 2010, 12:18 PM   #34
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A LOT OF CUTE SUSTAINABLE HOUSE ON THIS LINK, PLS VOTE FOR OUR ENTRY! THANX!
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Old March 5th, 2010, 07:13 AM   #35
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Taunusanlage in Frankfurt. Probably the most central park of the city.
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Old March 17th, 2010, 02:29 PM   #36
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PONDS OF IXELLES
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The ponds of Ixelles offer a unique architectural and artistic setting. They are located between the Avenues Général-de-Gaulle and Eperons-d'Or, they are an extension of the gardens of the Abbey of la Cambre. At the end of the first pond, the neoclassical façades with their triangular pediments are an original transition between the Chaussée d'Ixelles and the residential area of the ponds. On the side of the ponds, another scenery : the houses, built in 1870-1880 in an eclectic style and red bricks were designed by Victor Besme. We can also discover houses in a Flemish neo-renaissance style, art nouveau and art deco, with, as main representative, the building of the National Broadcasting Institute on the Place Flagey.







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Old March 17th, 2010, 02:54 PM   #37
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Old July 8th, 2010, 12:37 PM   #38
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Old July 19th, 2010, 04:19 AM   #39
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Kalemegan, Belgrade, Serbia

Kalemegan, Belgrade, Serbia
old fortress, converted in park, with few museums.









Sorry on so many pictures, but this is just 20% or maybe even less of what you can see on Kalemegdan.
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Old July 19th, 2010, 03:33 PM   #40
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