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Parco Papa Giovanni Paolo II (Parco delle Basiliche)

Piazza della Vetra, Milan, Italy
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Piazza della Vetra, Milan, Italy
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The park is a great walk between the Basilica di San Lorenzo Maggiore and Basilica di Sant’Eustorgio. It is not large, but is very well kept, beautiful and relaxing. This area is one of my favorite parts of the city...

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 16 May 2016

It might be not "must see" place... But if you are in that area or visiting Basilica of San Lorenzo or Basilica of Sant'Eustorgio, it's worth to walk there a while. Park isn't big but it's a beautiful place that are kept very well. There...More

Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Reviewed 29 March 2012

I remembered the park when it was off-limits due to the drug problem. Now it is a beautiful park in the center of the city, linking the Navigli area to the city center trough a path that leads from the restaurant area of the canals,...More

Thank mario33
Reviewed 8 February 2012

A nice little park in the shadow of two basilicas. Go on a sunny day for nap or pick nick.

Thank TiinaNIK
Reviewed 19 July 2011

The parco delle basiliche could be easily missed by the busy tourist, but even if it's not a "must see" it's certainly worth a glance. It starts from the back of San Lorenzo Cathedral (the one with the roman columns in front) and reach the...More

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The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient
days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar
to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the
Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are
two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande.
The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk
with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes
in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns
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