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Beautiful place to visit - A Real Gem

We spent the entire morning in the magnificent Hamilton Gardens, with our own private tour guide.

Hamilton Gardens is a public garden park in the south of Hamilton owned and managed by Hamilton City Council, New Zealand. 371 more words


Visiting Rikugien In Autumn 六義園

What’s Rikugien?

Rikugien is a Japanese garden which is designed by Yanagisawa Yoshiyasu in 1695. It took 7 years to build this beautiful garden and they opened to the public it in 1938. 171 more words


Visit temples of Kyoto: 5 ways to do it better

Back from Japan, today i would like to suggest 5 ways to better enjoy a visit in the temples of Kyoto as well as in the temples of the rest of Japan, to better feel all the emotions these places can give to a visitor, even the one not particularly interested in religion and spirituality. 2,249 more words


Of Chinese and Japanese Gardens

Towards the western end of Singapore lies two very beautiful parks that I’ve visited like, three times in my entire life. While Singapore is not considered large by any measure, I’ve always lived in the North/Northeast region with the exception of my 4 undergraduate years and the west does seem very far to travel to. 819 more words


Visit To The Japanese Garden

My wife and I went to Gibbs Gardens yesterday and had a very pleasant time in spite of the smoke from the forest fires. There are 30-40 forest fires in progress in Georgia that have burned thousands of acres already.   239 more words


DAILY PHOTO: Chinese Bridge at Dusk

This bridge, in the Chinese style, connects Singapore’s Chinese Garden to its Japanese Garden. Dusk offered a nice reflection. 9 more words


Haiku - Goldfish

Haiku – Goldfish

Black, white, grey, orange,

Colorful goldfish in pond,

Admired by many.

Daily Prompt: Fish

– Japanese Garden, Portland, Oregon

– Photo by Miriam Hurdle