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Parque Municipal Americo Renee Giannetti

Avenida Afonso Pena 1377 | Centro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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49 reviews 49 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you have time in Belo Horizonte definitely spend a few hours wandering around the Park Municipal. Stunning setting in the middle of town and plenty to see and do for everyone. Really enjoyed an afternoon in here wandering around and taking in the sights.

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Melbourne, Australia
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154 reviews 154 reviews
85 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Open 6am to 6pm, closed Mondays. Free. Not a place to go out of your way to see, but a nice place for a walk to get away from the bussle of the city. There are lots of things for young children to do, from free climbing frames to a small amusement park. There is a bigger lake in the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

I would love to give it a high rating. A park in the middle of downtown, surrounded by buildings in one of the most (if not THE most) important avenues in the city... All seem so nice until you get there and see the real deal. The park is dirty and not properly taken care of. Everyone will clearly see... More

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Vancouver
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163 reviews 163 reviews
65 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013 via mobile

This park is reasonably quiet and provides an oasis of sorts from buzzing city traffic by virtue of its sheer size in the heart of Belo Horizonte. Wander the many paths around the lakes, past the children's carousels and odd colored exercise machines as you make your way from one gate to another. You can even rent a boat with... More

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's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
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65 reviews 65 reviews
28 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

For families with kids this is the ideal park: parents can relax while the kids enjoy what the various attaractions (funfair, canoe pond, soccer pitch) have to offer. Guards warn strangers about the risks of being robbed and advise them not to go too deep into the darker parts of the park. The taxi driver that took us back to... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

It was so relaxing to walk around the park with other strollers and joggers. Its a great place to people watch on a Sunday afternoon.

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london
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

A mismesh of lake, park, jogging path, fairground, children play areas, boat rental, theatre, construction site and ciesta haven for beggers and workers.

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Antwerpen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

It is a amazing park, full of people and buzzy athmosphere. A definite must-see in Belo Horizonte!

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Hammond, Louisiana
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118 reviews 118 reviews
41 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

I used to jog at the Parque Municipal many years ago. Recently went for a stroll with a friend and our young sons. If you don't like crowds, avoid Sundays.

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Brazil
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99 reviews 99 reviews
53 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

In the very heart of such a busy city like Belo Horizonte, the park is a nice place to walk around, sit on the benches to relax, read or just watch people, trees, grass, birds, and the lake. Children may really like it. it´s worth a visit.

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