Gallery: Japan’s Namba Parks Has an 8-Level Roof Garden with Waterfalls

The entire development includes a 30-story office tower and adjacent mall, but what really makes Namba Parks stand out is its rooftop park that gradually ascends eight levels and gives passers-through the feeling that they are actually standing high on a mountaintop in nature when they're actually right in the middle of the city.

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  1. Joel Cee January 17, 2015 at 5:10 am

    The first photo is exactly our view from our room at the Swissotel. This article makes me want to go back soon.

  2. kedwa30 December 25, 2014 at 12:57 pm

    I would love to see entire cities designed this way. It would be possible to build a floating city on the ocean this way which could house and employ a billion people.

  3. farshart December 23, 2014 at 1:23 pm

    Jardar Olsen, this is prime commercial real estate. It was never going to be a park. This is far above and beyond what would typically be done with this type of land.

  4. Jardar Olsen October 7, 2014 at 2:26 am

    Wouldn’t it be nice though, if they could add large parks like these, that are actually just parks? Not concrete jungle interspersed with some trees, but real parks, with grass, a variety of plants, and a way to take a break from the city. No McD’s needed.

  5. Lee Yna September 15, 2014 at 5:30 pm

    Namba Park in Japan – luxury shopping area –

  6. Khawla Taweel July 19, 2014 at 2:55 am

    these are JAPANESE real innovative people

  7. yrag01 May 23, 2011 at 11:55 pm

    Just spectacular!

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