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5 of Europe’s most beautiful gardens

We take a look at 5 of the oldest and most beautiful gardens you can visit around Europe.

There’s nothing more green than a garden so why not take a break this summer and check out one of Europe’s incredible offerings. ‘Forest Bathing’ has been all the rage recently and we can certainly see why as being outside can not only boost your physical health but your mental health too. No matter how good living in a city supposedly is for the environment, we all need to get out into a green space every now and then.

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10 Most Beautiful Countries For Botanical Tourism, Ranked

Botanical gardens are some of the most beautiful places in the world. These are the 10 countries with the best ones.

Plant enthusiasts have plenty of choices when it comes to botanical tourism. Nearly every major city you visit will have at least one stunning botanic garden filled with native and exotic plants. Many iconic travel destinations also boast national parks and rainforests, as well as festivals specially dedicated to flowers. Some even hold world-renowned flower shows to display the botanical gems of their own country, as well as those brought in from overseas.

If you’re looking to be delighted with a unique floral experience on your travels, this list has you covered. Check out our ranking of the 10 most beautiful countries for botanical tourism. Continue at Source: The 10 Most Beautiful Countries For Botanical Tourism, Ranked

20 Beautiful ‘Garden Terrasses’ In Montreal

Montreal restaurants with lush terrasses.

Montreal is definitely known for its beautiful terrasses. Because of our long, dreary, freezing winters that I don’t even want to think about right now, we really know how to make the most of sunshine and warm weather.

This explains our many, amazing terrasses. There are terrasses for every occasion, but some of the most beautiful are the outdoor terrasses lined with so many plants and flowers that we almost forget that we live in a city.

Here are some of the beautiful garden terrasses in the city! Get lost, enjoy the cool shade, and grab a great drink. Continue at Source: 20 Beautiful ‘Garden Terrasses’ In Montreal

The 15 Most Beautiful Gardens in the World

For us, nothing says spring quite like fresh flowers. So it’s no wonder we’ve been daydreaming of botanical gardens lately. Of course, these scenic sanctuaries aren’t limited to vibrant blooms. Some spotlight indigenous plants, while others showcase exotic greenery. Add to that fanciful topiaries, meandering paths, graceful fountains and more. From Jardin Majorelle in Morocco to Italy’s Giardini Botanici Villa Taranto these are the most majestic gardens around the world.  Continue at Source: The 15 Most Beautiful Gardens in the World

24 of the best Irish beer gardens to head for a pint during heatwave

THERE’S nothing better than a good beer garden. The sun, the drinks, the dodgy shorts and shades and most importantly, the craic.

There’s something wonderful about lounging in a beer garden on a hot afternoon – when Ireland gets the weather.

And as the country is set to sizzle over the couple of days as our latest heatwave takes hold, it might be time to check out your local. Continue at Source: 24 of the best Irish beer gardens to head for a pint during heatwave

10 Awe-Inspiring Exotic Gardens From Around The World

For many people across the globe, gardens carry different meanings. From sacred spaces to a house for art to a distinction for royalty, humans have been cultivating gardens around the world for centuries. Today, they have developed in what could easily be called another wonder of the world. Continue at Source: 10 Awe-Inspiring Exotic Gardens From Around The World