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Centre

Lovely little area with a few places to eat some traffic nice to sit and watch the world go by and... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
cathybarker90
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Crete, Greece
Large open space

The park is situated a short distance from the town centre and along the river from Port Neuf... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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May 12, 2018
“Centre”
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“Hunting free open space!”
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allee Basse du Parc, 16100 Cognac, France
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Lovely little area with a few places to eat some traffic nice to sit and watch the world go by and relax

Thank cathybarker90
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Originally a hunting forest for Francois Premier. great for dog walking, well signposted pathways, around 5km of walks. Also has riverside walk for several kilometres. Plenty of wildlife deer, foxes and many bird species.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

The park is situated a short distance from the town centre and along the river from Port Neuf bridge - consisting of a large forest area where you can cycle or go jogging, picnic areas, cafe/hotel as well as children's play areas. Not as formal...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Spent mayny wonderful hours with my camera wanding the woodlands; even spotted various deer wandering about without a care in the world. Also spendt many appy days with my young dauther at the "base plein air" with plenty to ocupy her all day.

Thank Tina E
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We enjoyed a great group picnic in this nice park. There were plenty of long tables with seating available, and plenty of shade under the trees. The public toilets were clean, but no soap or towels. There is an excellent children's playground, a splash pool,...More

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Make sure to stroll through this lovely Parc Francois 1er during your stay in Cognac. There are aviaries, goats, gorgeous flower beds, pagodas, lakes, fountains, and children's play areas. A Beautiful Park

Thank StarLady99
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Or so the legend goes. This park contains several walking trails, and boasts a diversity of flora and fauna. We saw boats on the river, so it must be accessible by water somehow. Runners, this park is a must-visit.

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