Yesterday I went with my orchestra friends to a nearby park to enjoy ohanami (お花見, lit. flower viewing)! It’s one of the things Japanese people like to do the most, to eat, drink, talk, sing, having fun under the blooming cherry trees. The flowers are already falling, so it might have been the last chance … More Last ohanami of the year
Went to Sugamo (巣鴨) the other day with my friend looking for some things to buy, and I found this flower arrangement at Kouganji Temple (高岩寺)!
Yesterday I went with a friend to Iriya (入谷, near Ueno), where there was a festival of Asagao (Morning Glory) (a flower, see pictures below), and Tanabata! Despite the rain, there were a lot of people, and it was really fun! There were dozens and dozens of stands selling flowers, and there were so many … More Asagao (Morning Glory) and Tanabata Matsuri!
Yesterday I went with my friend to Kamakura! It was so fun! ^-^ Kamakura is really beautiful… A lot of temples, a lot of shrines, sea, a lot of green areas, not so many tall buildings. It’s a rural area, so it’s much more quiet than the center of Tokyo, where I’m having classes, for … More Photo of the Week: Hydrangeas in Kamakura