London’s Parks & Gardens
Where in London can one walk among dinosaurs, see pink flamingos on a roof garden, or cycle past deer whose ancestors were hunted by Charles I?
London’s green spaces are the envy of cities the world over, providing lush areas of rest, relaxation, and recreation amid the urban sprawl. This authoritative guide contains detailed reviews of London’s park and gardens, and offers fascinating accounts of their history as well as practical information about opening times, sports facilities, and the chances of finding a good coffee. The city’s parks include the vast expanse of Hyde Park in the center of the city as well as characterful local spaces like Springfield Park in Hackney.