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Yamashita Park

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Address: 279 Yamashitacho, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0023, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Yamashita Park is Japan's first Western garden.

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Nice area with older Western style houses

Like the title says, it's a unique area in Yokohama. I recommend going for a walk if you have the chance but only if your in the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is western style garden - seems to be the first of its nature in Japan. One of my favorite evening spots on leisure days. Lot of activities around, children playing, photographers waiting for that better snap, old men chatting and trying luck with fishing rods, lovers chit chatting and what not.. A great place to be. Don't miss this... More 

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Yokohama, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Like the title says, it's a unique area in Yokohama. I recommend going for a walk if you have the chance but only if your in the area.

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Yokohama, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A nice view of the sea, a lovely garden, and a good place to walk around. It was quiet on a Monday afternoon. I enjoyed my time here.

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Yulara, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a large park with manicured lawns and plants where people can come sit down, play games and relax. Parts of the park were cordoned off presumably for lawn maintenance but that did not stop the walk through. There are food outlets nearby as well as other attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This park is very near to Osanbash pier. Main things to see inside park are: Indian fountain, A girl with red boot statue, flower park and guardian of the water statue.

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Port Lincoln
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to search for the statue of the girl with the red shoes! The surrounding park was so neat and well maintained. Loved the area to stroll around. Plenty of grass or benches to sit on and enjoy the harbour view too

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Park occupies some 200 metres of the Port frontage with well manicured gardens, statues and fountains. On our visit in July there was some substantial areas being refurbished and restocked. However it is close to Port Hotels and provides a pleasant early morning walk!

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Cupertino, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to walk around And experience Y bay and see lots of local people practicing musical instruments. Good for morning jog.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely walk through the park this afternoon. There are plenty of benches to people watch. Many locals were walking their dogs. Some grass space to run in but no play equipment.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Beautiful park with nice views of the harbor. Lots of history in the area. If you are touring, buy a book and read about Yokohama and the Yamashita-cho area.

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