Mike found an amazing shrine with bountiful and beautiful sakura in nearby Mamada. We decided to go yesterday since the blossoms are already starting to die.Thanks to Mike for taking the photos. This next one’s by me:
There’s much more to the shrine & nature in the area. Mike’s got some great photos I’ll be sure to link to when he gets a chance to blog.
UPDATE (4/24/11): promised photos
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