Yesterday, I could run with my wife to Shakujii Park which is about 5 km away from my home. The weather was clear, but the temperature only went up to 6 degrees Celsius.
On the way there, we saw school children - although it was Saturday.
Swings at the park.
Shakujii Pond - on the east side of the park.
There are nice houses along the pond.
The walkway along the pond.
Volunteers were planing flowers at the garden.
Ducks by the boat area.
A grey heron was there.
A very early plum blossom.
A photographer on the boardwalk of Sanpoji Pond - on the west side.
A view of the pond.
Hikawa Jinja - a shrine affiliated with the original one in Omiya.
An Ema depicting the Animal of the Year - the Rooster.
A bamboo trail close from the park.