Ajisai Festival at Kibitsu Shrine, Okayama City

It’s Mrs. Wada again, on duty. How’s everybody doing? It’s currently rainy season in Japan. If you like flowers and you are in Japan in this season, it is a good time to check out Ajisai flower festivals. Are you familiar with Ajisai? In English, it is called Hydrangea. It looks like this. When I hear the word “Ajisai”, the first place to come up to my mind is Kamakura in Kanagawa Prefecture. I’ve seen it many times being featured on TV. (Kamakura is the place where you can find the giant Buddha statue.) Well, Kamakura is way too far from where I live now. So I searched for places within Okayama where there are … Continue reading Ajisai Festival at Kibitsu Shrine, Okayama City