Yanasegawa Cherry Blossoms – There are three main cherry blossom spots in Shiki: Shingashi River, Yanasegawa River, and Shikishima Shrine. The city hosts cherry blossom festivals too, including the Sakura Festa at Iroha park on Shingashi river near city hall. The sakura typically bloom the end of March to early
Maternity hospital stay Japan – Day two brought more delicious food and even more amazing presents. It was also the day I got a professional massage in my room. Breakfast everyday is buffet style. They have a great selection of Western and Japanese breakfast foods. The breads are particularly delicious
Maternity Class Japan – I had my last ever antenatal class at my maternity hospital today. A bittersweet experience. They call them “Mothers’ class” in Japan. Today’s was about delivery (of the baby, of course!). Maternity Class Japan The “class” was 2 hours long and divided into 2 parts, with a break between.