Zagreb is a very green city. But if you need more green fields to walk around and enjoy the sun, you can go by streetcar 4 and 11 to the park Maksimir – the largest park in Zagreb. Here you’ll find many small sights like the Belvedere, an antifascist graveyard and the zoological garden.
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The Bioparco is the zoological garden of Roma, Italy. It contains more than 1000 animals from 200 species. It was opened in 1911 with a special focus on entertaining visitors – it wasn’t intended for scientific work or preservation of species. Continue reading “Bioparco”
When I’m abroad I love to go to zoological gardens. You can learn a lot about a society when you see how they treat animals. And in Tōkyō, Japan I was really surprised: those silent and emotion-free Japanese people started to laugh and smile at the zoo.
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