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Vabaun Park, Lille, France

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Distance from city center: 0.8mi
danpop's pictureby danpop Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 30th of June, 2009
Just on the Vabaun Street, there is a big park, called ... the Vabaun. The gardens spread over three hectares and what surprised me is that it tries to be as natural as possible, and it succeeds. It's really a oasis of relaxation and, maybe some freesbee (I saw a lot of people playing this there)

6, Rue Desmazières
59800 Lille, France

Parking cost in LilleHerny Matisee Park
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The very first inhabitants of the city were the Gauls like the Menapians and the Morins. Joining them were the Atrebatesa and the Nervians and they were followed by the Germanic people, the Saxons and the Frisians and later on the Franks.Lille Milestones    Legend has it that the foundation of the city can be traced to the year 640. But if the archives are to be checked, the name of the city [...]

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