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Address: Av. Blasco Ibanez, 06500 Menton, France
Phone Number: 04 92 10 97 10

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Historic garden in a sorry state

Despite some restoration between 2004 and 2007, this historic garden which includes numerous structures clad in brightly coloured ceramic tiles, still has an air of dereliction... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed December 10, 2013
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Despite some restoration between 2004 and 2007, this historic garden which includes numerous structures clad in brightly coloured ceramic tiles, still has an air of dereliction. When we visited it was deserted and had the air of an abandoned project. The sad feeling is not helped by the garden being hemmed in by large appartment blocks. Worth a quick look... More 

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Toronto
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395 reviews 395 reviews
71 attraction reviews
210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Afte getting off at the Garavan stop and seeing the back tower, we searched and searched and searched....to no avail. The entry simply could not be found. After an hour we gave up. Ridiculous!

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menton
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108 reviews 108 reviews
14 attraction reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

This garden fell into disrepair some years ago. It still resembles a building site Much more needs to be done. I'm sure many visitors are not overly impressed

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