Urban gardens are oasis in the concrete jungle. There, one finds relaxation, a better health, harvests and community. This while improving the beauty of the city, and of course, rescuing some carbon!
In this tour we’ll talk about the importance of retrieving the connection with the Earth, community feelings and of course sustainable and productive ways of gardening .
Come to discover and enjoy some green, hidden treasures of Amsterdam Oost!
Meet the inspiring people & places of the Green East:
- Community Garden Oost Indisch Groen
- Anna’s Tuin & Ruigte: Permaculture Garden, part of a research project from the University of Amsterdam
- Jeugdland: A nature playground and petting zoo for children, founded back in 1948 to give the youth a place to be free just after WWII.
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