Photos: Ten best U.S. parks according to TripAdvisor, including one in Colorado
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TripAdvisor has come up with its choices for best landmarks and parks in the U.S. and the world -- and one in Colorado finished very, very high on the list.
How well did it do? Count down the photo-illustrated top ten below, featuring TripAdvisor text and links to each location. To see the original post, click here.
Who would guess that a little detour off I-85 to downtown Greenville could bring you to this bit of paradise! The downtown has been revitalized and in itself, is worth a walk -- hint -- look for the mice! Every weekend is an adventure at the park featuring, at random various times - tai chi, martial arts exhibits, plays, artists, musicians, food vendors, everything a park could ask! The big surprise is the very contemporary Liberty Bridge that spans an amazing waterfall. The rock scrambling that ensues, while not advocated, is a temptation that is too much to resist. Plan to spend a day, have an ice cream in the park and explore!
Number 9: Forsyth Park, Savannah, Georgia
Originally named Forsyth Place, by the mid 1850s, one portion of the original lands of the colonial Savannah gardens were transformed into the Forsyth Park . Formerly the parade grounds, today Forsyth Park (Savannah's central park) offers the perfect place for a Savannah stroll, jog, or photography within the 2.5 miles of the Savannah Historic District....
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