Teusaquillo is in the West Center of the city, northwest of the historic center. It is a completely urbanized locality with many green areas such as the Simón Bolívar park and the National University.
Teusaquillo has one of the largest and most beloved green spaces in the city, the Simón Bolívar Metropolitan Park, with trails around a lake with boats.
Other popular strolling spots nearby include the Botanical Garden of Bogotá, with gardens arranged by ecosystems, and the Parque de los Novios with its duck pond and a large playground for children.
Street food stalls outside the parks sell juices, fried chicken, and grilled arepas.