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Jaw-Dropping Plant Sculptures from Mosaiculture International 2013

From June 22 to September 29, 2013, the Mosaïcultures Internationales Montréal 2013 – Land of Hope (MIM2013) will be on display at the Montreal …

Get the Gallic take on gardening at Chaumont-sur-Loire

For a refreshingly different garden show, visit this festival in the heart of France’s chateaux country, says Naomi Slade.<p>A visit to Chaumont-sur-Loire International Garden Festival has been on my “to do” list since the day I started work on a garden magazine. Regaled with lively descriptions by a …

Unique Botanic Garden Experience In Medellin, Colombia – Wood And Steel Floating Honeycomb Structure http://www.evolo.us/architecture/unique-botanic-garden-experience-in-medellin-colombia-wood-and-steel-floating-honeycomb-structure/

Thomas Heatherwick unveils "sunken oasis" for Abu Dhabi

<b>News:</b> British designer Thomas Heatherwick has revealed plans to create a cavernous public park in Abu Dhabi beneath a fragmented canopy resembling …

Compact Garden Design Project Under the Australian Sun: Esplanade East

Since summer has settled in, we’re all looking to spend less time indoors and enjoy sunshine and fresh air. But what do you do if your garden is …

Water activities | Things to do

There are 22 lochs (and one lake – Scotland’s only natural lake too!) including Britain’s biggest body of freshwater in the National Park, as well as …

Horse riding - New Forest National Park Authority

Horses and ponies are central to the cultural heritage of the New Forest. There is no better way to enjoy this special place and really to be part of …

Rafting on the Grand Canyon

"Just two rules!" our guide Ed shouted as we glided towards Crystal Rapid, where towering waves collapsed upon themselves into a maelstrom of churning froth. "Rule Number One – stay in the boat! Rule Number Two – stay in the boat!"<p>"What if we fall out?" my 13-year-old daughter asked.<p>"Don't," said …

Rock Climbing | Yosemite National Park CA

Climbing classes are generally seven and a half hours long and meet daily at 8:30 am at the Mountaineering School in Half Dome Village or in Tuolumne …

Yosemite's 10 Best Easy Hikes: Maximizing Your Scenery Per Footstep

Yosemite Hikes Home » Yosemite's 10 Best Easy Hikes<p>What's the good of a breathtaking view if you're already out of breath? It's hard to enjoy …

Peak District National Park, England

<b>Name:</b> Peak District <b><br>Location:</b> England <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1951 <b><br>Size:</b> 555 square miles (1,438 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p>• <b>Britain's First National Park</b> The Peak District was the first national park to be established in Great Britain. As late as the early 20th century most British countryside lay in …

Snowdonia National Park, Wales

<b>Name:</b> Snowdonia <b><br>Location:</b> Wales <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1951 <b><br>Size:</b> 823 square miles (2,132 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p>• <b>Park of Peaks</b> This Welsh landscape of mountains and valleys, forests, and lakes is punctuated by the park’s namesake peak. Snowdon, or Yr Wyddfa in the local Welsh tongue, stands at …

Malkumba-Coongie Lakes National Park

Malkumba-Coongie Lakes National Park is one of the most spectacular of South Australia's natural attractions. The park is a pristine water world made …

Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon landscape.<p>The <b>Grand Canyon</b> is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is located entirely in northern Arizona and is one of the great tourist …

Yellowstone National Park

The Grand Geyser, the largest predictable geyser in Yellowstone, can spout boiling water over 150 feet in the air.<p><b>Yellowstone National Park</b> [34] is a …

Yosemite National Park

<b>Yosemite National Park</b> [21] is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in the Sierra Nevada mountains in east-central …