Urban gardening, urban bee-keeping - Nature is finding its way back into the cities. Thanks to a bicycle tour with the motto "the city is your garden," nature lovers can satisfy their cravings - literally.
Bangladesh is on the front line of climate change, as its low-lying delta farmlands face surging floods. But floating gardens – a traditional form of hydroponics – is offering a lifeline to some farming families.
They might look like slums or homes for garden gnomes. Those peculiar settlements of tiny little houses with allotment gardens, known as the "Schrebergarten," are a typically German phenomenon.
"No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden... But though an old man, I am but a young gardener." Thomas Jefferson, 1811
Gardening passion in Europe covers it all, from quintessential baroque or renaissance parks to urban gardening. Here are of some of our favorite gardens.
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