Category Archives: Gardens and parks

Serenity among the trees – ‘Royal Garden’

Budjism - Royal gardenSremski Karlovci is home to a unique urban park – the ‘Royal Garden’. Built in 19th century, the park carries with itself a turbulent and rich history. Originally constructed for educational purposes as an arboretum, the park was a magnificent example of landscape architecture. After the WW2, darker times fall upon it. In the second half of 20th century, the park is starting to decline. In the last 10 years, the park was partially revived and it is starting to show signs of its former glory. Continue reading

Green and innovative – Parks of Pančevo

Pančevo, Serbia, May 2014.Pančevo is a town in south-east part of Vojvodina, Serbia. The town is often known for its pollution and heavy industry that surrounds it. Upon visiting the town, I was pleasantly surprised about the landscape of it. What I liked the most, were out-of-the-box ideas for park and other public space decorations. Take a look on your own. Continue reading