Photo: City of Calgary, Olympic Plaza
Planeta.com spotlights our favorite city parks around the world. Which are our favorites? The nominations open now if you’d like to comment.
What we love: City parks are used for physical activity, competitive games and gentle strolls. City parks are safe havens for children in which to play and explore the natural world. Parks offer a respite from urban stress.
- Place for physical exercise
- Public health
- Psychological well-being
- Environmental education
- Pollution absorption
- Wildlife protection
- Street noise buffering
- Building community
- Which are your favorite city parks on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, YouTube?
- What are the most interesting things city parks are doing this year?
- What would locals like visitors to know about [insert name]’s parks?
Translating: What are your favorite city parks?
Spanish: ¿Cuáles son tus parques urbanos favoritos?
Welsh: Beth yw eich hoff barciau dinesig?