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Best parks in Apennine Mountains

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“Explore the beautiful Krka National Park! You can get to Krka by city bus and ferry. However, the most convenient option is to book a tour. Tour busses usually leave from Split bus station, which is 2km from the studio. Entry to the sight costs around 160 HRK. Tour ticket price range: $$$ Travel time: 2 hours”
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“Villa Borghese is a landscape garden in the naturalistic English manner in Rome, containing a number of buildings, museums (see Galleria Borghese) and attractions. It is the third largest public park in Rome (80 hectares or 197.7 acres) after the ones of the Villa Doria Pamphili and Villa Ada. ”
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National Park
“The most beautiful Parc along the coast is not far from the property, it is possible to go there by car or by train.”
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Sculpture Garden
“Can't miss it, great gardens and museums to spend the whole day, be ready to walk and enjoy a great morning or afternoon!”
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“Toss a coin in the fountain from over your shoulder and you'll come back to Rome again”
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“Do not miss a visit to the famous Mount Vesuvius, the volcano that destroyed the ancient city of Pompeii. The cost to climb to the top is 10 euros and you do not necessarily need a tour guide. The effort to get there will be rewarded with a view of the Bay of Naples that will leave you speechless. You can go to Vesuvius by car using google maps.”
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“Declared a national park in 1980, this island ecosystem has a story of its own. Rich in marine life, Kornati national park is equipped with 8 hiking tracks leading up viewpoint overlooking the entire park. Rich in animal life, there are over 850 living species in the sea, making it perfect for snorkelling and discovering new depths.”
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“Paklenica not only is a famous national park, but it is also the most popular climbing site in Croatia, and some say, even in all of Southern Europe. Boasting with natural beauty, the Paklenica national park has over 400 marked climbing routes of various difficulties perfect for all climbers - those with a lot of experience, or those just getting to know this sport.”
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“Wide public park where you can enjoy walking and running far away from the city mood. There are some playground as well and a romantic lake. It was the country residence of a ancient roman nobility family, so you can have an idea about their life style.”
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Waterfall
“Great nature! Be aware that you must book your ticket online one day prior visit.”
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“Brijuni National Park (island) - see their official page for tours! Recommended!”
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“This Natural park is an oasi where you can connect with nature and see animals at arms lenght distance, it is possible to book a horse carriage visit of the park and arrive to see the beach.”
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“It's the largest in town, you have got to park the car (pay at the park meter) and walk”
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Playground
“Shopping may not be your top priority for this trip, but if you happen to get a rainy day you can take a 30 minute drive to the Valdichiana Outlet Village, where you will find top brands at discounted prices.”
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“ If you like hiking in the nature this is the place for you! if you're interested be sure to let us know and we can organize something!”
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Historic Site
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“Villa d'Este is one of the symbols of the Italian Renaissance and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Villa is famous all over the world for its splendid fountains characterized by wonderful and suggestive water displays and for being the most beautiful example of the Italian Renaissance garden in Europe. ”
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