11 pocket parks opens to public in Ningbo
Qingyun Park, a pocket park situated near Baoqing Temple in Jiangbei district, Ningbo city. [Photo/WeChat account: nbfb0574]
A total of 11 pocket parks, also known as mini-parks, recently opened to visitors in Ningbo, East China's Zhejiang province.
A pocket park is a small outdoor space usually located in an urban area surrounded by commercial buildings or houses on small lots.
The following are some pocket parks in the city:
Wangtong Park in Haishu distict spans about 1 hectare and offers a leisure space for neighboring residents.
Situated near Baoqing Temple in Jiangbei district, Qingyun Park covers an area of 5,201 square meters. The park is done in the style of Jiangnan gardens, which consists of pavilions, rockeries and various types of trees and shrubs. Jiangnan refers to the region to the south of the Yangtze River.
Situated at the intersection of Juying Road and Binhai Road in Ningbo's Xiangshan county, the park covers an area of 0.8 hectares, offering a place for surrounding residents to relax and enjoy the outdoors.
Huangle Park, a pocket park located at the intersection of Juying Road and Binhai Road in Ningbo's Xiangshan county. Photo/WeChat account: nbfb0574]