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Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Autumn Glow

This morning I took photos in the Japanese garden in The Hague, the Netherlands, with a focus on macrophotography and playing with exposure. Other responses to this challenge can be found here.


In The Japanese Dahlia Garden

There’s a secret walled garden at the Ueno Toshogu Shrine that’s only open once a year for peony season, but guess what? This year they’re letting us come in to see the dahlias too! 72 more words

Traditional Stuff I Love

Japanese Garden in Clingendael Park autumn opening dates

The Japanese Garden in Clingendael Park is open from 14 to 29 October this year from 10:00-16:00 every day. I went there today as the weather was amazingly warm for October to see the autumn colours in the garden. 53 more words

National Stud & Japanese Gardens

Before I head off, with the free time that I have here in Ireland I’ve been trying to knock a few things off my Irish bucket list. 205 more words

Kyu Iwasaki-tei Gardens 旧岩崎邸庭園

After Japan opened up the country to the rest of the world at the end of 19th century, many western style buildings were built. Kyu Iwasaki-tei (former residence of the Iwasaki family) is one of them. 325 more words


October, Poetry and Newstead Abbey Gardens

 “Thro’ thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle;
Thou, the hall of my fathers, art gone to decay.” – Lord Byron 

Newstead Abbey, in Nottinghamshire, England, was formerly an Augustinian priory. 1,284 more words

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