Entries from 4月 2013

金曜日, 4月 19th, 2013

Garden in the sky at Ohashi junction

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Garden in the sky at Ohashi junction

Time has changed, now it’s time where children are hopping on the elevator to reach to the park. Yes, it is a park in the sky, where kids can play, elders can have a walk and families can have a picnic. The park locates on n the roof of Ohashi junction.

The shape of big tall [...]

水曜日, 4月 17th, 2013

Biei Shirogane Forest Nature Tour

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Biei Shirogane Forest Nature Tour

To fully enjoy the nature of Biei, a snow shoeing tour with a nature guide is definitely a recommendation. Daisetuzan National Park is located at the center of Hokkaido. I was guided to the Shirogane Forest at the base of the Tokachidake Mountains.
First, let’s take a look at the Blue River near the Shirogane [...]

月曜日, 4月 8th, 2013

Biei Winter Guide

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Biei Winter Guide

The vast lands of Hokkaido in the wintertime get covered with silver snow. Amongst all, Biei has an exceptional view and is used in TV dramas and movies. The unique landscape created by the volcanic eruption of the Tokachidake Mountains turns white with snow. Pine and poplar trees that scatter the land complete the picture [...]

木曜日, 4月 4th, 2013

The National Museum of Western Art Raffaello Exhibition

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The National Museum of Western Art Raffaello Exhibition

The Rafael exhibition, Grace of the Renaissance, will be held at the National Museum of Western Art in Ueno from March 2, 2013. It exhibits the many works of Rafael, an artist of the Renaissance, created throughout his life.
It is the first large scale exhibition dedicated to Rafael that has been held outside of Europe; [...]

火曜日, 4月 2nd, 2013

Sakura Photo 2013 Ikegami Honmon-ji

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Sakura Photo 2013 Ikegami Honmon-ji

月曜日, 4月 1st, 2013

Night Sakura Photo 2013 Chidorigafuchi

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Night Sakura Photo 2013 Chidorigafuchi