Carp Swimming

Can't bring the ocean to your backyard? You could always set up a koi pond underneath your back porch.

Tea plantation in Kyoto, Japan

Tea plantation in Kyoto, Japan showing how great green stripes are

銀山温泉 Ginzan Onsen, Yamagata

Snow in Ginzan Onsen (hot spring) Inn, Obanazawa, Yamagata, Japan. Looks like the place in TV show "Oshin"

White birch trees in Biei, Hokkaido, Japan 想い出の散歩道の画像(写真)

Need to plant some white birch trees in my new garden, love the white bark. White birch trees in Biei, Hokkaido, Japan 美瑛 北海道




Takanori Aiba is a Japanese artist who specializes in intricate Bonsai Tree-houses. Aiba uses craft paper, plastic, plaster, acrylic resin, paint and other materials to construct sprawling miniature tree-house communities that wrap around bonsai trees.