Cherry Blossom Festival in Auburn Botanical Gardens
Auburn, NSW

Japanese sakura in bloom is well known for its beauty all in Japanese culture: songs, movies and poetry. It is very pretty, but not in this festival. It has nothing to do with real Japanese culture.

Every end of August Auburn Botanical Gardens is organising sakura blossom festival. That, ...

Leura Gardens Festival in Blue Mountains
Leura, NSW

Surprisingly, not many people are aware of this festival. All knows that the Blue Mountains are beautiful in springs, but they don't know an appropriate time to visit. Such a pity especially for Sydney habitants. Of course, the begging of October that falls on Leura Gardens Festival is the best. ...

Hamilton Gardens
Hamilton, New Zealand

Hamilton Gardens is a free public park at the heart of Hamilton, New Zealand. Difficult to imagine that just 50 years ago it was an empty bleak city rubbish dump. It has been magically transformed to a beautiful place that also shows aspects in gardening of different nations and time. ...

Cockington Green Gardens
Nicholls, Australia

Australia is so far away from any other country. This garden is a very good place to see miniatures of the greatest buildings in the world. It's also a good chance to refresh history knowledge or simply to have a very close look at mini football pitch.