The Allen Centennial Gardens contains several areas, each with their distinct look. In one section, there was a pond, complete with waterlilies and a small wooden bridge, which temporarily transported me to Monet's gardens in Giverny or the Taikobashi Bridge of Dazaifu. It did have some cattails and milkweed, which reminded me that I was indeed in Wisconsin.
Beyond a high hedge was a European-style garden, complete with manicured shaped hedges and sculptures.
With some tweaking on the gazebo, I could have been at the Garden of the Morning Calm near Seoul.
It was fun watching the koi and other fish swim in schools. Such a common sight in Asian gardens.
All in all, a beautiful place to enjoy on a Sunday afternoon!