Parks

Springtime Walks in Amsterdam’s Vondelpark

Springtime Walks in Amsterdam’s Vondelpark

A walk (or two, or three) in Vondelpark is a must-do if you’re in Amsterdam in spring.

Travel Notes: Richmond Park

Travel Notes: Richmond Park

Opening Times 7:00 (summer) / 7:30 (winter) – 21:00 / dusk Getting There Nearest tube station:¬†Richmond Station ( British Rail or District Line) From the station, catch bus no. 371 or 65 to the pedestrian gate at Petersham Map Download here. Official Website http://www.royalparks.org.uk/parks/richmond-park * […]

Travel Notes: Hampstead Heath

Travel Notes: Hampstead Heath

Opening Times 24 hours a day (except for certain areas), 365 days a year Getting There Nearest tube stations: Golders Green (Northern Line) – for Golders Hill Park and Heath Extension Hampstead (Northern Line) – for Vale of Health, East Heath and Hampstead Ponds Kentish […]

Travel Notes: Bushy Park

Travel Notes: Bushy Park

Opening Times 24 hours for pedestrians, except: September and November 8:00 am – 10:30 pm. Woodlands Gardens: 9:00 am – dusk Water Gardens: Tue-Sun 9:00 am – dusk (closed on Mondays) Getting There Nearest tube station: Waterloo – 5-10 min walk, enter park through Sandy […]

Travel Notes: Kensington Gardens

Travel Notes: Kensington Gardens

* Opening Times 6am – dusk all year round If you’re still in the park after the gates close, you can exit through the turnstile gates at Temple Gate, Black Lion Gate, Orme Square Gate, Palace Gate and Marlborough Gate. Getting There Tube stations surrounding […]

Travel Notes: Hyde Park

Travel Notes: Hyde Park

Opening Times 5:00 am – midnight all year round Getting There Tube stations surrounding Hyde Park: Lancaster Gate (Central Line) Marble Arch (Central Line) Hyde Park Corner (Piccadilly Line) Knightsbridge (Piccadilly Line) Map Download here. Official Website http://www.royalparks.org.uk/parks/hyde-park * * * * * “Travel Notes: […]