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Early Spring in Kamakura

Some spring scenes in Kamakura.
春の鎌倉の風景♪




We had lunch @ some lovely Vietnamese cafe restaurant which is near Kamakura Station.
ランチは鎌倉駅の近くのベトナム風カフェで頂きました。



I ordered 'Pad Thai', I LOVE Coriander!
私はパッタイを頼みました。パクチー大好き♪   


Plum in full bloom.
梅は満開。






A Kamakura Walking Video.
鎌倉散策ビデオ。











Colorful Ksitigarbhas.
色彩豊かなお地蔵さん。





I wanted to visit here called Kiridoushi.
切通、ここにずっと来てみたかったのだ。

Comments

~Chow Wo Man~ said…
I've just been surfing looking for fellow Murakami fans and found you. I'm a friendly guy, mellow by nature and have gotten into Asian art lately. Mostly WOng Kar-Wai and Chinese movies but some Japanese movies too. I watched Chushingura last night and wondered... well why did they have to all die in the end? I mean they did their own thing by revenging their lord, why not just ride off into the sunset?

I enjoyed your postings here. Looking for friends all over the world.

I just started this blogger but have had my own web pages for about 12 years now.

Take care.

Mark
~Chow Wo Man~ said…
Neco,

Thanks for posting on my newly started blog. I will learn from your pictures and post original size so when people click on them they are bigger and more detailed.

I am starved for reading. I am reading Yasunari Kawabata but he really is before my time. Of all the Japanese authors you listed who would you recommend for someone like me who has read and reread Murakami's books and is looking for someone else to read. I have to have a good book to read!

Mark

PS your food looks yummy too.

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