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Parco Papa Giovanni Paolo II (Parco delle Basiliche)

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“Nice park”
Sep 23, 2017
“A nice walk”
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Piazza della Vetra, Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice park, also known as the Park of the Basilicas, due to it being behind two of the city´s main churches: the Basilica of San Lorenzo Maggiore and that of Sant´Eustorgio. This is in fact the best place to admire the former´s beautiful romanesque...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

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...

Date of experience: August 2017
1  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

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Reviewed 30 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

Date of experience: June 2011
Thank mario33
Reviewed 9 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 20 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

Date of experience: July 2011
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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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