Saturdays in Shinjuku gyoen

The sun was shining, and I had a date in Shinjuku gyoen.

They have little info-boards up everywhere with some information about what kind of trees and plants you are looking at.

The park was for the most part pretty quiet yesterday, but there were a couple of people here and there.

The water underneath this bridge was filled up with koi-fish, but I did not have the right kind of lenses to actually take pictures of them.

And things are starting to blossom!

I love how big some of the trees are.

And how beautiful the sunlight is right around 3pm.

These smelled wonderful.

And then we went and ate at La Boheme…

I had pizza with Gorgonzola and honey.

And pasta with spinach and smoked salmon.

We sat there until it got dark outside, and then headed home.

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  1. Nøve says:

    Så fint! Du tar veldig bra bilder.

    • Sushi Bird says:

      Tusen takk skal du ha. Jeg bruker ikke like mye tid på å ta bilder lenger som det jeg gjorde før, men jeg synes det er kjekt enda likevel :)

  2. Benedicte says:

    I love the trees and the little bridge in picture #7, it looks like a fairytale world!

    • Sushi Bird says:

      I feel a bit like it is unreal when I walk around that park, with all the trees cut into little blubbery balls and the cute bridges and the fishes in the water below. I think it will turn even prettier in a couple of months when spring is here :)

  3. Dorthea says:

    What a beautiful park (:

  4. Benedicte says:

    Gorgeous photos of the park.

    Så stemningsfulle.