Hama-rikyu Gardens: Scenic Beauty, Old and Modern, Seasonal flower tastes.

by Akira.S - Japan Licensed Guide
(32) Reviews

Wild birds inhabit the pond all through the year and flowers bloom beautifully: peony of different colors and rape flowers in spring,  cosmos in autumn, giving full taste to an oasis in urban enter.

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08 Aug 2015

Akira.S

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