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“Wonderful park, not shopping!”
Review of Varosliget

Varosliget
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$75.13*
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Budapest Combo: City Walking Tour and Small-Group Wine Tasting Tour
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Located behind Heroes' Square, this park is home to the zoo, an amusement park and a swimming pool.
Berlin, Germany
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43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Wonderful park, not shopping!”
Reviewed May 30, 2013

I am not sure why this park is listed under shopping, it is a lovely park with a fairytale castle. It is also home to the agriculture museum and transportation museum. There is a beer garden, restaurant and many benches to relax and enjoy the view. You will find it just past Hero's Square across the bridge. When we visited, there was an international fair, but there were still plenty of nice spots where the park was not overrun by people.

Visited May 2013
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Frankfurt & Boston
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35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
“It's terrible to see this site made a top shopping place (only by Tripadvisor...)”
Reviewed May 23, 2013

The city park is just what the name says: the main CITY PARK. A beautiful, pleasant park, especially since it is literally surrounded by more than half-a-dozen other top Budapest attractions

Visited May 2013
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Fareham
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100 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Nice walk around”
Reviewed May 14, 2013

City park is vast, you could spend an hour walking around seeing the sights from ducks, bridges, the V castle, or take a rowing boat, there's also a Zoo nearby!

Visited May 2013
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“Very romantic!”
Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

It worths to walk through the park and enjoy the view of the lake in front of the castle. You feel like you are a part of a fairytale. Amazing place definately!

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Lancs, England
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67 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“A Real Pleasure”
Reviewed April 27, 2013

We took the open top (hop on, hop off) bus to City Park and spent the morning in the Thermal Baths - we are so glad we did! Whatever the weather you will luxuriate in the warmth of the pools, enjoy the biggest Jacuzzis anywhere and have a relaxing massage.

It costs 4100 forints each and we think it was well worth it. Just take your swim wear - towels can be hired, lockers are available as part of the deal, changing cubicles are in abundance, hair dryers etc. All in all it is well organised and there is a helpful member of staff in reception to answer any queries before you commit.

We left the baths till our final day - that day when you seem to be hanging around waiting to fly home. We've never returned home so clean!

Visited April 2013
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