Right next to Himeji Castle is Kokoen, a garden opened in 1992 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Himeji municipality.
This is the entrance to the garden: 38 more words
“Everything starts with a sunrise, but it’s what we do before it sets that matters” – K. McGraw.
I went with a group of photographers from Central Ohio Photographic Society (COPS) and my friend Joan Garrett to Dawes Arboretum arriving at 6:45am on Saturday 4/2. 148 more words
Today I will tell about my visit to Ohara, a popular district in the outskirts of Kyoto, by also providing some instructions to get to this place, which is located in the north-east of Kyoto, and which presents some very interesting Buddhist temples, in a rural and less touristic japanese atmosphere. 1,652 more words