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Belle Meade Plantation

Belle Meade Plantation

More than just a farm, Belle Meade Plantation features a mansion, a winery, and was once the premier breeding…

Secret Buddha Garden

Secret Buddha Garden

From 1976 until his death, durian farmer Nim Thongsuk placed sculptures around his family’s expansive jungle garden, making it…

Boboli Gardens

Boboli Gardens

During the Renaissance, landscaping was considered just as important as the architecture. Behind the Pitti Palace, the Boboli Gardens…

Giardino La Foce

Giardino La Foce

This was once the home of Iris Origo, author of War in the Val d’Orcia (required reading if you’re…

Puscina Flowers

Puscina Flowers

It’s not something you would expect to find in Tuscany and you certainly wouldn’t stumble upon it unless you…

South London Gallery

South London Gallery

Somewhat off the beaten path, the South London Gallery is in a stretch of South London—straddling Camberwell and Peckham—that…

The Garden of Remembrance

The Garden of Remembrance

A small, almost discreet garden at the top of one of Dublin’s most imposing boulevards, the Garden of Remembrance…

National Botanic Gardens

National Botanic Gardens

Hop on the bus or take a taxi to Glasnevin, just outside the city center, to the tropical oasis—yes,…

Bosques de Palermo

Bosques de Palermo

An urban park that acts as effectively as a communal backyard for millions of Porteños with three artificial lakes…