We have all been so caught up with the daily hustle-bustle of life that life may feel trapped in our social media. If you want to get out of the rut, then today is a great day. Today is International Picnic Day and 106.3 FM Radio Olive has spotted the perfect places to immerse yourself into nature and some fun activities free from social media stress :
Spread across 88 acres, it is one of the most famous parks of Qatar. The lush park offers something for every age group. Laid with green playgrounds and picturesque fountains, it is a family park. The park also has an artificial lake which attract many visitors.
2. MIA Parks
The Museum Of Islamic Art park is an iconic park that one should visit. It is the expanse around the Museum of Islamic Art and the Arabian Gulf. The wonderful park overlooks the museum on one side and the scintillating sea on the other side. There are play areas for children while modern equipment for visitors to enjoy too. There are many cultural events and music performances that keep happening too.
3. Al Bidda Park
The park is known for being the first pet-friendly one in Qatar. The well-kept lawns and green expanse attracts joggers, walkers and cycling enthusiasts alike. The park also has an amphitheater and an underground parking to add to the rest of the amenities. For children the area has many see-saws, slides and playhouses which they can fun with.
4. Al Wakrah Park
Situated close to the Al Wakrah Beach , this one is located at the end of Al Aurobia Street with a manicured landscape which is absolutely Instagram-worthy. The park is filled with lush plants, ornamental flowers, gardens and palm trees. Additionally, it has shaded areas to sit, a large pool cafeteria and also a great children’s play area.
5. Al Khor Park
Away from the city, this one is great for anyone who wants to get away from the busy city-life. The park offers a lot for the ones who want to immerse themselves in nature. Starting from a zoo, to waterfall, and right up to spacious restaurant, basketball court and much more.