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Springtime at Himeji Castle 29

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 26 November 2009 in Lifestyle & Culture.

A final view of people enjoying picnicking under the cherry blossoms on the grounds of Himeji Castle.

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Richard Standley from Carquefou, France

What a beautiful open area!

26 Nov 2009 12:16pm

@Richard Standley: Thanks Richard!

kiji from valenciennes, France

Hanami is good for pic nic! with a ichiban chibori ;)

26 Nov 2009 2:48pm

@kiji: Cheers kiji! かんぱい!

micke bergling from Sweden

Oops, what it looks nice out. nice and warm .. I know where I am, I would be now:)

26 Nov 2009 7:10pm

@micke bergling: Thanks micke!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

lovely looking place

26 Nov 2009 9:04pm

@Alun: Thanks Alun; and if you're in the park, of course you get the beautiful view of the castle, where I took this.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely view. I like that ring of cherry trees around the grounds.

26 Nov 2009 9:44pm

@Steve Rice: That's the location where I started this sequence of shots Steve.

k@ from Paris, France

I love the light and bird eye over this quiet scene*

26 Nov 2009 11:30pm

@k@: Thanks k@!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

Seems to me this has sort of a interesting non-Japanese feel to it.....but then, never having been to Japan, who am I to say?

30 Nov 2009 9:33pm

@Twelvebit: Honestly, this is very Japanese Twelvebit!