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Japanese Garden, Shopping, Kpop Summit & Macarons!

Thought I’d jot down what I did on the weekend. The overall plan was:

- Visit a Peter Alexander Sleepwear store
– Visit the Japanese Garden in Auburn Botanical Gardens to see cherry blossoms… 1,032 more words

Auburn Botanical Garden

Asakusa Sumida River Cruise to Hama Rikyu Garden

You can take a short cruise along the Sumida from Asakusa to Hama Rikyu Gardens. The trip takes around 35mins and costs 740yen. This cruise allows you to see some of Tokyo from a different perspective. 37 more words

Koto Jazz 40: Stream Gardens

The “winding stream garden”, otherwise known in Japan as yarimizu– is a key part of Chinese and Japanese gardens. The stream represents in Taoism the permanence of impermanence, ever flowing water that still remains the same. 328 more words

Japanese Garden

The Leaves Begin to Fall

The leaves are beginning to fall. Just a few now, mostly from the neighbor’s sweet gum tree. They litter my orderly Japanese garden and disturb its peace. 265 more words


Koishikawa Korakuen & Bunkyo Civic Center

Koishikawa Korakuen is a beautiful Japanese garden neighbouring Tokyo Dome City in the Bunkyo area of Tokyo. We took the JR Chuo Line and got off at Iidabashi Station, from there it’s a 5-10 minute walk. 102 more words