Senganen Garden in Kagoshima prefecture

Hi there, I’ve been to Kagoshima, the prefecture in the southern part of Japan last week, so let me post a photo of Senganen Garden. Senganen is the former second house of the feudal Kagoshima, and its garden attracts many tourists. The garden uses a technique, called borrowed scenery, that uses background scenery as […]

Gingko, an indispensable tree of Japan in this autumn/winter season

Japan is a country with four distinct seasons. Autumn is the season, when the color of the leaves changes. Among many trees is Gingko, which changes the color of its leaves into yellow from late autumn till early winter. Tokyo has several passages that are surrounded by many Gingko trees, which cover the passage with […]