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Botanic Gardens: The Common Fauna

A common sight in the Penang Botanic Gardens. These monitor lizards often try to avoid human contact whenever possible but can be seen usually resting at the lower branches of the trees there.

Nature

Botanic Gardens: A Hidden Japanese Garden

This rather miniature Japanese Garden was originally created from an exchange programme between the Penang government and the Itabashi city of Japan in 1994. This mini Japanese Garden, used to represent a symbol of friendship between the two cities, was restored in recent years.

Heritage

Melbourne's Botanic Gardens for Children

Near the water in the children’s section of the Botanic Gardens was a hoard of three to five year olds. They were memorized by moving water that meandered near the edge of the bamboo forest. 24 more words

Australia

INTRODUCING A FESTIVAL WITH A PURPOSE- THE JAZZ IN JULY -

With all the festivities in the city over the prestigious Vodacom Durban July weekend attracting thousands of visitors, cultivating the potential for other secondary entertainment and events, this year sees the birth of the first annual JAZZ IN JULY concert. 465 more words

A Walk in the Gardens

A couple of Saturdays ago, I visited the Botanic Gardens in Dundee, owned by the city’s university. Within its 21 acres, there are plants and trees from around the world and educational areas where you can learn more about them. 339 more words