Common & Public Gardens Dating
back to 1634, the Common and Public Gardens provide 75
acres of green space in the heart of Boston’s densely
packed downtown core.
County Tennessee River Walk Park for public
access to the river for walking, blading and biking.
Lakefront Path An 18-1/2-mile linear park along
Lake Michigan that includes beaches, volleyball courts,
playgrounds, baseball diamonds, tennis courts, and soccer
Waterfront promenade along the San Fransisco
Quay In many ways, Circular Quay is the “heart
of Sydney,” and its success is due to the essential role
it plays in the city’s daily life.
Island Coney Island’s streets, buildings,
public beach and boardwalk may be a bit down at the heels,
but it remains a one-of-a-kind destination.
ParkThis lakefront city park serves as Chicago’s “front
Island A unique site that is both a refuge from
the city and a center of urban attractions, especially
This place is an easygoing, entertainment-oriented social
space for Torontonians and visitors to mingle.
Beach Park and Heisler Park
Laguna Beach’s two-acre waterfront park is linked
Heisler Park, a two-mile greenway that runs along the
bluffs of the coastline.
State Park Scenic state park at the tip of Pittsburgh’s
Pedestrian esplanade first constructed as a WPA
project between 1939 and 1941, running along 2-1/2 miles
of the San Antonio River.
& Waterplace Park Once covered by the “world’s
widest bridge,” the Providence River downtown is now enlivened
by year-round public art and cultural events – including
the famed WaterFire installation.
Park – City Hall Park A renowned Christmas Market
and loads of other events year-round keep this park and
central square one of the busiest spots in Vienna.
Weequahic park is the second largest developed
park in Essex County with 311.33 acres & an 80-acre lake.
Town of Dillon The public areas of this small
mountain resort town provide activities year round, in
a breathtaking setting.
Energy Park An educational community greenspace
ForksThis former industrial area has been redeveloped
to promote outdoor activity both summer and winter – important
in a northern city like Winnipeg.
Courthouse SquareLocated in the heart of downtown, “Portland’s living
room” has a prominent civic role as a place for public
Square Park and Greenmarket Three-square-block
urban park that hosts a year-round, open-air farmers market
four times a week.
Square ParkA gorgeous Center City landmark surrounded by a
commercial and residential district.
The 918-acre “King’s Garden” is variously described as
a park, town square, amusement park, and botanical garden.
Bridge Ancient stone bridge spanning 1700 feet
across the Vlatava River which divides Prague’s Old Town
from the Lesser Town.
of Flowers A 400-foot, park-like bridge over the
Deerfield River, displaying flowers and plantings from
April through October.
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