日本での一年間

September 28, 2010

Korakuen Garden

Filed under: Chuugoku, Domestic, Trips — myyearinjapan @ 12:58 am

At the top of any visitors list when they go to Okayama city is Korakuen, famous for being one the the top three gardens in Japan. (Japan likes to count its best places in threes. Japan’s three scenic views, Japan’s three hot springs, Japan’s three famous castles. You can read more here. )

Just inside Korakuen

Just inside the garden

Bamboo

A bamboo grove within the garden

stream

One of the streams that runs through the park.

Crane

At the back of the garden, we found a group of cranes.

Flower

A pink flower we saw at the garden

Pond

A pond in the garden

Okayama Castle

We could see Okayama castle, the city's other main attraction, from within the park.

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  1. […] Gardens for 8 years running! (2003-10) (I’ve been to one of the top 3 gardens as well, Korakuen in Okayama.) The museum was also given 3 stars in the Michelin Green Guide for Japan, putting it […]

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