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Domain Solvay and Château de La Hulpe

Domain Solvay is located 12 km south-east of Brussels, in La Hulpe. Thousands of people visit Domain Solvay each year, picnicking on the grass or admiring the Château de La Hulpe. 1,207 more words

Country Walks

St. James's Park Winter

No matter what time of the year you visit, St. James’s Park is always enchanting, it’s one of my favourites. Today we were on our way to Winter Wonderland and we thought we’d take the train to St. 14 more words


Pelouse en Repose

The lawns of Paris have settled in for their winter rest.  ‘Pelouse en repose’ read the notices in all the city parks and gardens.  The signs in the Luxembourg Gardens (managed by the French Senate) are more blunt but multilingual. 121 more words

Parks & Gardens

Barangaroo - Walsh Bay

Barangaroo has become a “do not miss” destination in Sydney. It is Sydney’s newest inner-city neighbourhood combining parkland, a massive exhibition space (’the cutaway) and a very vibrant food and restaurant scene along the foreshore towards Kings Wharf and Darling Harbour.   19 more words


Ballast Point Park

Located a the Balmain peninsula this fascinating park has had a varied history.

The site was variously:
A sandstone quarry in the 1850s supplying ballast to the nearby shipyards at Balmain and Birchgrove; 92 more words

Parks & Gardens

Gibraltar Botanic Gardens | Gibraltar

I can’t hardly pretend it’s ‘business as usual’ over here. Like many of you I’m sure, I feel stunned, confused and sad right at this minute. 813 more words