03 Jul '11, 5pm

Surprising Green Nature Park Inside Amsterdam’s Airport

Surprising Green Nature Park Inside Amsterdam’s Airport

Extensive traveling wears on the soul. Although seeing new places is exciting, the constant landscape of airport after airport can leave one wishing for more natural green surroundings. If you’re traveling through Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport you may not have to wish any longer. The airport recently unveiled an indoor/outdoor nature park where travelers can go to relax, unwind and enjoy a bit of (somewhat simulated) nature. Airport Park is a unique space with plenty of green features to help even the most weary traveler recharge a bit. In the indoor section of the park there is a lounge with comfortable organic-shaped seating, a cafe and a small retail shop. Real plants are integrated with some of the seating fixtures while other seats are shaped like natural logs. The outdoor segment of the park contains designer chairs beneath large trees. As the park ages, ivy will even...

Full article: http://webecoist.com/2011/07/03/surprising-green-nature-p...

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