Daily photos from Kitakami, a small town in Northern Japan, and its surroundings.
Classical japanese bamboo fence.
Next picture will be when I'm back from my vacation in Europe, so see you at the end of July!
Kitakamis most popular park - if you ask the children!
Another rather unusual house design
Apartment house in Central Kitakami.
Bluer than the sky
... which isn't difficult on such a grey day, I admit. But this house is really very blue.
Traditional wooden building, featuring an Azalea bonsai exhibition.
Kitakami downtown. Even the cars are grey.
Flowering tree in the forest.
Iris meadow in a park of Kitakami.
Tiny temple on "Men's mountain"
This hill in the south of Kitakami was formerly considered as holy, women weren't allowed to climb it.
Small family cemetery in the midst of ricefields.
Spring forest in the mountains
Farmhouse in Kitakami.
Bicycles like rainbow-colours.
Landscape around Kitakami, seen from the plane.