The complex of parks and gardens in Barcelona covers an area of 2 784 hectares. They are managed by the Municipal Institute for Parks and Gardens of Barcelona, a dependent body of the Barcelona City Council. Since the 19th century, and especially in the 20th century, Barcelona has striven to adapt green spaces to the …More
Vila-seca (Cat.Vila-seca) is a municipality of the comarca of Tarragonès, in the province of Tarragona, Costa Daurada, Catalonia.
Vila-seca has a large petrochemical complex shared with Tarragona and La Canonja, including Repsol complex in El Morell makes one of the greatest petrochemical areas of Europe.
The main attraction of the city is the PortAventura Park …More
The Royal Palace of Pedralbes (cat. Palau Reial de Pedralbes) is a building located in the middle of a large garden in the Les Corts district of Barcelona. In 1919-1931 it was the seat of the Spanish royal family during their visits to the city. With the proclamation of the Second Republic in 1931, the …More
The Tamarita Gardens are located on Passeig de Sant Gervasi, 47-49, in the Sant Gervasi – la Bonanova district of Barcelona. The Tamarita Gardens are one of the few listed as historic in Catalonia —there are only 25— and in Barcelona.
The origins of the gardens lie in an estate that belonged to the …More
Park Güell (cat. Park Güell) is a large garden with architectural elements located in the upper part of Barcelona, on the slope of the Carmel hill overlooking the sea, near Tibidabo. It was designed by the architect Antoni Gaudi, the greatest exponent of Catalan modernism, built between 1900 and 1914 and opened as a public …More
Photography by Stefano Paletti: a waterfall in Coma Pedrosa National Park
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Prehistoric park in Tarascon sur Ariège (Pyrenees, France).
The second most visited tourist site in the Ariège department with around 60,000 visitors each year
The Park is located in the limestone hills in the Tarascon River Basin.
Regional Archaeological Context:
The Park is in the Tarascon river basin, in the same area as a …More
The fountain “The Friendship of Peoples”. VDNKh Park, Moscow
Created in 1954. The architect is K. Topuridze, the engineer is V. Klyavina, the sculptors are Z. Bazhenova, A. Teneta, I. Chaikov, Z. Ryleeva, V. Gavrilov. The fountain has an oval geometry: its size along the major axis is 81 m, and along a small axis 56 …More
Antibes Land Park. Opened in 1981, this seasonal park features thrill rides, themed attractions & carnival-style games.
Marineland. Marine park with dolphin shows, shark tank & penguins, plus separate water park, golf & zoo nearby.
Adventure Golf. Small mini-golf course at Marineland, with large, whimsical sculptures & a picnic area.More
Susanna Simon, Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley, management department’s director:
“Do you know the Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley, the only World Heritage site in Andorra?
The Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley is situated in the southeast of Andorra and covers a surface area of 4,247 hectares, distributed between the parishes of Encamp, Andorra la Vella, Sant Julià de Lòria and Escaldes-Engordany. Although it can be reached …More