Japan – The Country side of Yamagata Prefecture (2)

In the Yamagata town, I walked around the housing area near the hotel which I was staying. I loved their simple wooden houses; clean and simply looking.


This is the hotel which I was staying. I had only like an hour to walk around and also have my breakfast. I had to quickly stroll around and capture as many shots as I can.


I was curious why they had this kind of ‘structure’ covering their bonsai. It was later only that I understood that this was to protect their bonsai trees from the winter snow. it was new thing to me as in Malaysia we never ever have snow or feel the 4 seasons like in Japan. Malaysia was just hot and wet weather all year round.


A back lane (or was it front lane??) where I passed through.


Another typical Japanese house. Wished I could enter and see how it was inside.


My breakfast for the morning in the hotel cafe. A lovely and healthy breakfast ( and not cheap!)


Another shot from my hotel room.


Looks like it was going to rain with the dark clouds overhead


…but eventually it cleared out.


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4 thoughts on “Japan – The Country side of Yamagata Prefecture (2)

  1. Beautiful photos. Here in Hawai’i was have a “sister” relationship with Japan and a great portion of our population is Japanese. Consequently, in Hilo (where I lived until my recent move to Maui) we have a lovely Japanese garden/park, a beautiful tea house, and wonderful Japanese people. Some day I, too, would like to travel there.

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