"By the Lake of the Flowers" Top 5 Page for this destination Balboa Park Tip by matcrazy1

Balboa Park, San Diego: 124 reviews and 256 photos

  By the Lake of the Flowers
by matcrazy1

The Lily Pond, just south of the Botanical Building, is an eloquent example of the use of reflecting pools to enhance architecture.

Personally I liked (as always) palm trees, especially these in a group on the left on my picture. I wonder whether they could grow in my climate (not so cold as most people think) - at least in summertime hehe.

Address: 1549 El Prado
Directions: North East of Downtown
Phone: (619) 239-0512
Website: http://www.balboapark.org

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 1, 2003
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