The Imperial Palace visiting tour

The Imperial Palace tour (18 06 2020) Tours are conducted twice a day (10:00am and 13:00 one-hour tour, admission free) except Sunday, Monday and national holidays. You can join after registration in advance or on the spot 30 min. before start. (currently numbers are limited 20 persons in advance and 30 persons on the spot … Continue reading The Imperial Palace visiting tour

Tove Jansson Akemobono Forest-park (Moomin park) and Kazi hills

Tove Jansson Akemobono Forest-park (Moomin park) and Kazi hills (Saitama) (07 June 2020) I went hiking at Kazi hills, Iruma city, with friends of my high school days. Although we talked several times though on-line chatting during stay-at-home period, it was much pleasant to have causal talk in nature. Of cause, we kept social distancing during … Continue reading Tove Jansson Akemobono Forest-park (Moomin park) and Kazi hills

I have visited a reopened Shinjuku Gyoen garden

Shinjuku Gyoen (02 06 2020) I visited Shinjuku gyoen garden yesterday at the day of reopen after the lift of emergency declaration. This garden is divided into mainly 4 parts, such as Japanese garden (strolling style) , Landscape garden (English style), Formal garden (French style) and man-made nature harmonized forest (Satoyama, mother and child forest) … Continue reading I have visited a reopened Shinjuku Gyoen garden