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Sakura around Shukugawa

It was my first time to visit Shukugawa Park located not very far away from the place I am now living. With 1,000 Sakura trees planted along both sides of the river in 1949, the park is considered as one

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Awaji Island Akashi Kaikyo National Park

Spring is best season to visit the park, especially around early April when the part filled with tulips of various colors. It takes about 20 minute from JR Maiko Station on the express bus. Near the part is Awaji Yumebutai,

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Arashiyama’s Autumn

Yesterday I made my second, or perhaps third, visit to Arashiyama in Kyoto with some Cambodian and Chinese students from Kobe University. I have never been there during autumn before. The ancient Kyoto city is very famous for not only

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