Articles Tagged with Parks

Outdoors

Find Nature’s Most Exquisite Backdrops in These 9 National Parks Around the Globe

Out-of-this-world landscapes, breathtaking natural landmarks, daredevil peaks, fairy-tale giants and incredible concerts of flora and fauna: There is so much beauty to discover across the world in real time. These nine national parks in Europe…
Outdoors

London (Nature) Calling: Where to Experience the Best of the Outdoors in the Heart of the City

London is one of the world’s most nature-packed major cities. With more than 3,000 parks (including many Royal Parks, comprising lands originally owned by the monarchy), eight million trees, 14,000 species of wildlife and much…
Outdoors

Find Solace Any Time of Year in 8 Gardens, Parks and Forests Around the Globe

Nature is always the answer. When you need a moment of respite — away from your job, your phone and the chaos of everyday life — getting outside is pure medicine. And the places below…
Health + Fitness

Pause, Reflect and Refuel: Here’s Where to Find Quiet in Dubai

Gargantuan shopping malls bustling with crowds of eager shoppers, trendy nightspots and exciting live entertainment, and a vibrant dining scene serving up the best of international cuisines — it’s easy to get caught up in…
Culture + Style

Take a Royal Tour of Indore’s Jaw-Dropping Parks, Palaces and Temples

With roots as a 16th-century trading hub, Indore — the largest city in India’s Madhya Pradesh state — is acclaimed as home to some of India’s loveliest temples, palaces and parks. Today, the city is…
Santiago

Santiago’s Parque Metropolitano: Getting There and What to See

Santiago’s Parque Metropolitano, more commonly known as San Cristobal Hill, is a park covering nearly 1,800 acres, making it Latin America’s largest urban park. It was created in 1921, the result of a long-term project…
Tips + Trends

Stroll the Day Away in London’s Maida Vale, Camden, Regent’s Park and King’s Cross

Northwest London is full of unique neighborhoods tied together by Regent’s Canal. Each one is different from the others, but they all revolve around canal life. It’s worth getting out to explore them and see…
Outdoors

Going Wild in the Scottish Capital: Edinburgh’s Spectacular and Historical Green Spaces

Few cities can claim to be built around a volcano, but Edinburgh is one of them. Arthur’s Seat — the remains of said volcano — may now be extinct, but this rugged peak still dominates…
Weekend Getaways

Plan an Epic Weekend Getaway to Banff National Park and Beyond

Less than a two-hour drive from downtown Calgary, Canada’s Banff National Park is one of the most popular weekend trips from Alberta’s biggest city. The park’s convenience belies its massive size, however, so you’ll need to…
Portland

Get Your Green on in Portland’s Urban Parks

Insta-worthy views of Mount Hood from Mount Tabor. (Photo: Alamy) Portland is a city of parks, and visitors would be wise to make like a local and embrace nature. Three green spaces in particular are…