Monday, March 22, 2010

Cherry blossom, called Sakura in Japan. Part 1

Kyoto Arashiyama is warming day by day. I feel spring is near.
Please check it out, a part of Arashiyama’s Sakura is already blooming.

But it takes one more week, full bloom of Sakura in all area Arashiyama.

Please welcome to Arashiyama in this Spring!

Monday, March 8, 2010

Kitanotenmanguu shrine’s plum.

Kitanotenmanguu shrine’s plum.

Do you know Kitanotenmanguu shrine?
This shrine is god of study and is famous for plum.

There are 2000 plum trees of 50kinds.

The plum trees become full bloom on March.

Period : from beginning of February to end of March.
Time : 10:00 ~ 16:00
Cost : adult 600yen child 300yen.