It is located very near from our house. It takes about 5 or 6 minutes by walking.
We can see this garden by You Tube. Rikugien Unfortunately ita was autumn season video.
This garden was covered with snow.
A Stone lantern.
This is a snow ptotecting rope equipment. It's very useful in this day.
A cherry blossom tree.
A Japanese white apricot tree.
A Japanese red apricot tree.
A camellia japonica flower.
Canon ,Nikon and Olympus.
Canon INC was at first named Kwanon,Kwanon means the god of mercy.
The founder was a faithful buddist. so he named the company as Kwanon. But the pronunciation was not so easy . So the company changed its name Canon.
Nikon corporation means Nippon Optics,ie, Nippon Kogaku by Japanese.So the company changed its name to Nikon.
Olympus corporation was named Takachiho Seisakusho corporation.Takachiho is a mythical area in Japan. Just fits for Olympus in Greece. So the corporation changed its name as Olympus.