LIST: Green spaces where you can relax in BGC
In a fast-paced city where you are surrounded by skyscrapers, it is a comfort to find a spot where you can just relax and feel the calm with nature. Even just for a few minutes, it’s such a pleasure to look at breathtaking scenery of greens instead of laptop screens, and be surrounded by trees instead of machines. If you work in Bonifacio Global City, you’re lucky because we’ve got five green spots found in BGC where you can spend a couple of minutes relaxing and appreciating the beauty of nature.
BGC Greenway Park/IMAGE The Fort City
The newest park to ever be opened in Bonifacio Global City is the Greenway Park, dubbed as the longest urban park in Metro Manila. In here, you can find a strip of space where you can jog or stroll with your pets, or have a picnic at the green spaces. This park also connects McKinley Parkway to offices and residential buildings such as Bellagio, Bonifacio Ridge, and Net Plaza.
Burgos Circle/IMAGE Skyscrapercity.com
Amidst the dining destinations that can be found in Burgos Circle, you can find oasis in the city at this green space in Burgos Circle. You’ll find yourself surrounded with people leisurely strolling with their kids and pets. After a hearty lunch, why not spend a minute or two in this nice spot? Check out this Circle of Life sculpture too, for a bit of art.
Terra 28th/IMAGE ph21stcenturypark.blogspot.com
If you’re feeling a bit playful and would love to reminisce childhood games, head on to Terra 28th. This park has an art installation playground where you can play classic Filipino games such as piko (hopscotch). It’s best to bring kids here as you watch them play, while you relax on your own at the lawn.
Track 30th/IMAGE flickriver.com
If you’re just working near Bonifacio High Street, you’ll love this green spot near you called Track 30th, where fitness enthusiasts love to go to. In this place, you can find a jogging path surrounded by trees where you can do a few minutes of exercise as a break from your work. To make your quick fitness trip more exciting, you can also use some of the beams and platforms you can find here for stretching and other exercise purposes.
Just beside the Mind Museum is the Campos Park, one of the parks where few people come over. If you just want peace as you take a leisurely walk in this piece of green, you will definitely enjoy this space. It’s a perfect place to spend your quick break with.
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