Tagged: Takamatsu

Ritsurin Garden

  If you’ve heard of Takamatsu, you’ve probably have heard of Ritsurin Garden. And if you’ve heard of Ritsurin Garden, you’ve probably seen this view:     However, what you may not know is that the artificial hill where you’re standing enjoying this view is...

After the Hanami

  Cherry Blossom season ended a while ago. However, that’s not a reason not to share some pictures of that brief moment when all the petals are on the ground. A moment that can sometimes be as beautiful as when the flowers are blooming.  ...

Crosspoint at the Kagawa Museum

  Crosspoint is an art exhibit that is currently taking place at the Kagawa Museum in Takamatsu. It started last week-end and will be there until June 4th. If you’re in Kagawa during that period, I warmly advise you to stop by and check it...

Noda-Ike in Takamatsu

    Noda-ike is a reservoir not too far from my house and from where one can see some pretty cool sunsets when you don’t have the time or the opportunity to admire them from an island or from the port.    

Ryuozan Park in Aji

Last Sunday, the weather was perfect. Well, as perfect as it can be for February. Not a cloud in the sky, almost no wind, and while it was cold, it wasn’t too cold. The perfect day to go to an island (or a temple? believe...

Anpanman Train in Takamatsu

  As you may know, Anpanman, or rather his creator, Takashi Yanase, is originally from Shikoku (albeit, Kochi, not Kagawa). As a consequence, Anpanman is probably even more ubiquitous on Shikoku than in the rest of Japan (don’t mark my words, I didn’t actually research...

Takamatsu’s Red Lighthouse

    I don’t know how many times I tried to take pictures of Takamatsu’s Red Lighthouse at night, and I never really was satisfied. There, I think I finally got it right. Sure, it wasn’t at night but as dusk, and as I was...