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Eilenriede

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Address: Fritz Behrens Allee, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Amazing park

Great for walking and beautiful too, has games for kids and wide open spaces to run, just bring a nice pair of comfortable shoes because if not your feet will hurt

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2016
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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Great for walking and beautiful too, has games for kids and wide open spaces to run, just bring a nice pair of comfortable shoes because if not your feet will hurt

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Carlisle, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I walked through this park on my way to the Erlebnis Zoo and it was well attended by runners, bikers and some walkers. It wasn't too buggy and was shaded with statues sprinkled along the way. Make sure you know which is the bike lane and which is the pedestrian lane. There had been a lot of rain and there... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Nice city forest for running, cycling or taking your dog for a walk. I prefer the part behind the zoo because it is the most " wild" bit without all the logging going on in the more popular parts.

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Great park to run in. Lots of bike and running paths, plus grassy meadows for sunbathing. There are playgrounds for kids, plus a lovely cafe near the music school.

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State of Sao Paulo
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Take a bicycle and the day off. Stop at two or three beer gardens. And experience Germany's most sustainable city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

The forest is absolutely huge. It is a perfect place to go running or biking or even for a walk. There are also a few nice bars/restaurants serving beer and bratwurst inside the forest.

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Florida Panhandle, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This is one of Germany's most beautiful if not THE most beautiful city park. Paved and gravel walkways. The Eilenriede city forest area covers xxx sqmiles. Playgrounds and BBQ areas can be found throughout. Bicyclists will find non-cracked paved bikeways to speed up, skaters too. A truly place for recreation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I grew up near the Eilenriede and every time I get back to Hannover I stroll through that beautiful City Park! It's just as beautiful as Central Park in New York! I have so many found memories of the Eilenriede!!

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The headline already says it. In case you are in search of a quiet place or just trying to find some cool place in the summer. This is the place to go.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Not sure how you go about reviewing an urban forest! We were here in the autumn. It's easy to walk to from the city centre, and seems to stretch for miles. Lots of trails through the woods. Quite a few joggers and cyclists so stay alert if you are birdwatching! Lots of birdlife, and feels as if you are miles... More 

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