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luis E. Reinoso wrote a review Feb 2016
Bejar, Spain30 contributions5 helpful votes
Oddly located next to a major and always buzzing highway, this is THE botanical Garden of the City. It is adjacent to the Universidad Central de Venezuela Campus. And can be reached on foot by taking the subway and exiting in the PLAZA VENEZUELA station. Bring your own water and a sandwich and enjoy the vast array of greenery that you can enjoy any day in the year, since is in a perpetual summer. Used to be a perpetual spring but with free gasoline subsidized by the government and global warming it is now a perpetual summer. Most interesting samples are identified and walkways are somewhat decent. Do check with their website for local hours. Finally, try to make it either early in the morning. It is better to be off the area by dusk . If time allows it, you can continue strolling to the CIUDAD UNIVERSITARIA DE CARACAS, on which you will see a fine example of superb architecture by the most famous Venezuelan architect of the XX century, the British born Carlos Raul Villanueva. …
Date of experience: September 2015
ManolyaF wrote a review Jan 2016
Berlin, Germany33 contributions11 helpful votes
Very lovely location. There is generally art exhibitions inside. Nice place to feel fresh for a while.
Date of experience: May 2015
Michael E wrote a review Jan 2016
9 contributions1 helpful vote
It is nice to relax under the trees and to watch the exotic plants and flowers. I would recommend to walk there and get away from th estress in the city.
Date of experience: June 2015
Galipan73 wrote a review Dec 2014
Cebu City, Philippines193 contributions69 helpful votes
Unfortunately they let it go dow... it used to be a nice lung in the city, but it is close to destroyed now... very sad.
Date of experience: December 2014
MyriamNatalia wrote a review Sep 2013
Dublin, Ireland5 contributions5 helpful votes
It is a nice "plaza", lots of families walking, children playing. By the side of the main Avenue, Francisco de Miranda, there are lots of restaurants around the area.
Date of experience: August 2013