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Stanley Park Number One Park in the world according to Trip Advisor

By Vancity Buzz Staff | 9:43 am PST, Sat June 29, 2013 | Speak Up

Stanley Park is Vancouver’s crown jewel and it was recently named the number one park in the world according to Trip Advisor. With that said, naturally – anytime a list is released – many will claim it to be bogus.

However, it’s hard to argue just how great Stanley Park is. Just imagine if it were more accessible via public transit.

Top 25 Urban Parks in the World

1. Stanley Park, Vancouver

2. Central Park, New York City

3. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

4. High Line Park, New York City

5. Millenium Park, Chicago

6. Balboa Park, San Diego

7. Guell Park, Barcelona, Spain

8. Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, France

9. Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

10. Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore

11. Retiro Park, Madrid, Spain

12. Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth, Australia

13. St. Jame’s Park, London, United Kingdom

14. English Garden, Munich, Germany

15. Boston Public Garden, Boston

16. Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Australia

17. St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin, Ireland

18. Forsyth Park, Savannah, Georgia

19. Falls Park on the Reedy, Greenville, South Carolina

20. Forest Park, St. Louis

21. Vigeland Park, Oslo, Norway

22. Vondelpark, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

23. Mont Royal, Montreal

24. Prince Street Gardens, Edinburgh, UK

25. South Bank Parklands, Brisbane, Australia

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