For full credits  for graphics and links ,   please click here.

© 2018 by Risu Gakusei. 

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle

Want to support what I'm doing here?  Consider donating!  Every penny is appreciated and goes into supporting this site!

The Kamo River

September 28, 2018

The past few days, it's been pretty rainy and a little chilly.  This afternoon, the weather was gorgeous!  So naturally I needed to take a little detour on the way home from class.  

 

About two bus stops away from campus, there is a fork in the Kamogawa (Kamo River).  Along the banks of the river there is a park.  I ride the bus going on one of the several bridges running over the park and river each day, and I look out the window at all the people enjoying nature - wondering when I'd be one of them.  Well, today was the day!  Take a look:

 

 

There are large stepping stones visitors use to cross.  Some of them are shaped like turtles and stingrays.  I found myself sitting on one of these friendly stone creatures as I watched the water run past.

 

 

I told one of my professors that I planned on coming here today.  He told me how he's seen a few tanuki (raccoon dogs) by the river.  I'm jealous!  I wish I had seen one!  But, at least I did see this little friend.  My Japanese friend living back in the states tells me it is a sagi.  Isn't she beautiful?

 

 

 

 

 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload