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Check These 3 Gorgeous Spring Flower Destinations in Japan!

Did you know that Japanese people love flowers? One of their favorites is the beautiful wisteria, which has captivated the interest of the Japanese for a long time. It consists of clusters of flowers which gorgeously sway in the wind, creating an enjoyable sight. There are actually several locations for one to witness wisteria in…

Going to Nagoya? Don’t Miss Nagashima Spaland!

Nagoya is normally not a destination that is on your must-see list when you are only coming to Japan for a short time. Unless of course you are a big fan of Toyota, and don’t want to miss the opportunity to get a free tour of the Toyota factory just outside of Nagoya. centrair.jp/ If…

Relax and Unwind in the Beautiful Awaji Hanasajiki Garden

Looking for a nice relaxing garden to enjoy some beautiful flowers in the weekend but do not want the hassle of traveling all the way to Hokkaido to do so? Why not stop by Awaji Hanasajiki, a garden located in Awajishima. Author’s photo Various flowers are grown at different times in the year depending on…

Wake Up and Smell the 7 Beautiful Flowers of Autumn on Your Travels Around Japan

The Seven Flowers of Autumn (Aki No Nanakusa) is not very well-known to many people outside of Japan, as most people connect flowers like sakura, wisteria, and cosmos to Japan. However, the Seven Flowers of Autumn have always been a popular topic in haiku (Japanese poem) and other Japanese literature. Let’s take a closer look…

Nokonoshima Island Park: Where flowers bloom all year round

Nokonoshima Island Park is more than your typical park. Not only you can enjoy and relax with your family or friends in this small nature-rich, full of amenities island park, but you can also enjoy a variety of seasonal flowers blooming all year round. The Location and Getting There Nokonoshima Island Park, a natural park…

Walk into a Whimsical Tunnel of Flowers! Wisteria Parks in Japan

Imagine walking into this whimsical tunnel of flowers. plus.google.com/ Wisteria blooms with lavish purple and white colors, radiating a scent surreal and tender. This is not paradise though for this is a real place in Japan. Some of you may have seen several pictures of this place, but a few may have had the chance…

Great rainy journey surrounded by an ocean of iris flowers!

The moment your eyes would set on this place, it immediately transports you to an alternate romantic dream, surrounded by the exquisite sea of flowers of this Iris garden, you may never want to leave! Author’s photo Author’s photo Suigō Sawara Aquatic Botanical Garden hosts the largest collection of Irises in Asia, with over 6…

Aichi’s lavender, short lived but a fun day trip

Arakogawa Koen After a tiring work week, I was caught between wanting to do something and relax. So I decided to do both! Minutes from Nagoya station on the Aonami line lies a beautiful park, Arakogawakoen, where both are possible. Author’s photo livedoor.blogimg.jp/ 9 days Author’s photo I found myself here to see the short-lived…

The Flower Lovers’ Guide to Japan

When you are travelling around the world and more specifically in Japan, it is always interesting to find places where you can contemplate the beauty of various flowers. Indeed, lover or not, you might be amazed by the colorfulness and the scent of such places. Furthermore, you’ll find all sorts of flowers from amusing to…

Nabana-no-Sato: When Nature meets Technology!

People often describe Nabana-no-Sato as the best and biggest illumination display in Japan. Located in Mie Prefecture, Nabana-no-Sato is a botanical garden famous by its broad flower exhibition. During winter until early spring time, the lights covers all the place with a magnificent winter illumination. The Flowers Area k-kabegami.sakura.ne.jp/ This place is a part of…