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Observing nature – Visiting the Suikyo tea garden

Suikyo Today’s journey leads us into a very remote region in Nara prefecture. Most travellers in Japan know the city of the same name, with its beautiful temples, the grand Buddha statue, and deer running free in the park. However, we are going to a completely different part of the prefecture – a mountainous region, the origin of the tea known as “Yamatocha”. We are meeting with Fumiaki, Luna and Yoko today. In the beginning, Suikyo was a family garden, […]

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