Jiyugaoka is a town near from Shibuya. It was a farmland until the early twentieth century but it has been developing along with the railways Tokyu Toyoko Line. Now there are many furniture shops, restaurants and small shops that sell ketchen goods, fashion items, etc.
I was not sure until when I can enjoy autumn foliage in Tokyo. It depends on the climate of that year. This year, it has become cold in Tokyo quite early and it snowed at the end of November. The snow in Tokyo in November was the first in 54 years. But after that, it…
Koishikawa Korakuen Garden has a beautiful Japanese gardens. Samurai’s residence was first built in 1629. The colors of maple trees become very beautiful at the begining of December.
December is the begining of the winter but early December is the best timing to enjoy autumn colors in Tokyo. Koishikawa Botanical Gardens has many maple trees.