The Garden Tourist, 1996

A Guide to Garden Tours, Garden Days, Shows & Special Events
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Garden Tourist Press
Landscape, Archite
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11705270M
ISBN 100963908227
ISBN 139780963908223
OCLC/WorldCa34615484

University of Connecticut professor Richard The Garden Tourist. Benfield, author of Garden Tourism, estimates that million people visited U.S. public gardens in more than to Las Vegas and Orlando combined.

When asked their top reasons for visiting gardens, his survey participants said: to be outdoors, to enjoy beauty, to relieve stress, and to enjoy /5(39).

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The Garden Tourist: Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast - Kindle edition by Milbocker, Jana. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Garden Tourist: Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast/5(34).

The Garden Tourist is a travel guide for weekend gardeners, landscape designers and vacation travelers. It features botanical gardens, historic 1996 book and destination nurseries in the Northeast.

The book is richly illustrated with color photographs, regional maps and symbols that indicate garden amenities. The Garden Tourist is a specialty travel book aimed at weekend gardeners, professional landscape designers and vacation travelers.

The page book profiles botanical gardens, historic estates and destination nurseries. It is divided into chapters by state, from southern Maine and Vermont, New Hampshire, to Massachusetts, Rhode Island.

The Garden Tourist Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast. By Jana Milbocker. Whether you're a weekend gardener, landscape professional, or vacation traveler, you will enjoy discovering new gardens in The Garden Tourist. From gardens of natural splendor, whimsical sculptures, or historic formality, The Garden Tourist will guide you on an inspiring trip.

Garden visitation has been a tourism motivator for many years and can now be enjoyed in many different forms.

Private garden visiting, historical garden tourism, urban gardens, and a myriad of festivals, shows and events all allow the green-fingered enthusiast to appreciate the natural world.

This book traces the history of garden visitation and examines tourist motivations to visit gardens. Private garden visiting, historical garden tourism, urban gardens, and a myriad of festivals, shows and events all allow the green-fingered enthusiast to appreciate the natural world.

This book traces the history of garden visitation and examines tourist motivation Garden visitation has been a tourism motivator for many years and can now be 5/5(3). This book traces the history of garden visitation and examines tourist motivations to visit gardens.

Useful for garden managers and tourism students as well as casual readers, it also examines management and marketing of 1996 book for tourism purposes, before concluding with a detailed look at the form and tourism-based role of gardens in the s: 1.

The first-ever book on garden tourism, The Garden Tourist titled Garden Tourism, is finally out. The book, written by Dr.

Richard Benfield, Associate Professor of Geography at the Central Connecticut State University, is an academic tome covering the history The Garden Tourist and the evolving of garden tourism from early Egyptian times (around 1, BCE), to the time the book was published earlier this year.

It turns out his book was the first ever published on garden tourism, and to date it’s the only book written on garden tourism. And Buffalo has two and a half pages in it.

At the time, I was a few years into my seven years as leader of Garden Walk Buffalo, which has turned into America’s largest garden tour.

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I was trying to figure out. E-book version for Apple iBooks and other digital readers. *A travel guide for weekend gardeners, landscape professionals, and vacation travelers *Covers gardens and nurseries in New England, Hudson River Valley in New York, eastern Pennsylvania, and New Jersey * pages richly illustrated w.

by Jana Milbocker /2" x 9", softcover, pages; color photographs *A travel guide for weekend gardeners, landscape professionals, and vacation travelers *Covers gardens and nurseries in New England, Hudson River Valley in New York, eastern Pennsylvania, and New Jersey *   This book traces the history of garden visitation and examines tourist motivations to visit gardens.

Useful for garden managers and tourism students as well as casual readers, it also examines management and marketing of gardens for tourism purposes, before concluding with a detailed look at the form and tourism-based role of gardens in the s: 1.

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Jana Milbocker, Principal, Lecturer, & Author. Jana Milbocker is the principal of Enchanted Gardens, a lecturer and garden writer. She published The Garden Tourist: Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast inand her second book, The Garden Tourist’s New England in She has a passion for landscape design and horticulture, and has been gardening on her 2-acre property.

MAY-JUNE – Jana Milbocker’s new book, The Garden Tourist, highlights gardens and nurseries in the Northeast, 18 of which are in Connecticut. It includes locations from all over New England, as well as New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

The book is organized by state and each chapter begins with suggested daily itineraries that include ideas for lunch. Carolyn’s Shade Gardens has been selected as one of the must visit destination gardens and nurseries in the Northeast United States in the wonderful guidebook The Garden Tourist by Jana Milbocker.

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This book is a great resource for those of us who love to visit gardens as it covers Maine through Pennsylvania with detailed information on each entry, including photos, suggested daily.

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He posed as a tourist himself when committing the murders, for which British tabloids nicknamed him "the tourist from Hell". Garden at North Sydney designed by Michael Bates, part of the Hidden festival of outdoor design So they did. Mowat scoured the internet, magazines and.

The Garden Tourist. Do you enjoy touring beautiful gardens. We will show you the best public gardens, nursery display gardens, and private gardens open to the public in the Northeast to visit for inspiration. Learn about each garden's highlights, ideal times to visit, and enjoy a.

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My library. Garden tourism is a type of niche tourism involving visits or travel to botanical gardens and places which are significant in the history of tourists often travel individually in countries with which they are familiar but often prefer to join organized garden tours in countries where they might experience difficulties with language, travel or finding accommodation in the.

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Useful for garden managers and tourism students as well as casual readers, it also examines management and marketing of gardens for tourism purposes, before concluding with a detailed look at the form and tourism-based role of gardens in the future. A Chinese proverb says, "a book is like a garden carried in your pocket." Jorge Luis Borges, who wrote the short story "The Garden of the Forking Paths" would agree.

In his story, a professor and a scholar attempt to decode a cryptic note left by a literary ancestor, who bequeaths "to several futures (not to all) my garden of forking paths.”. Garden visitation has been a tourism motivator for many years and can now be enjoyed in many different forms. Private garden visiting, historical garden tourism, urban gardens, and a myriad of festivals, shows and events all allow the green-fingered enthusiast to appreciate the natural world.

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More than any other economic activity, the success or failure of a tourism destination depends on being able to provide a safe and secure environment for visitors. This publication represents the result of a long-term effort by WTO.International Garden Tourism Network, Vancouver, British Columbia.

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