We’ve recently moved to a town in Saitama prefecture that’s not too far from Tokyo, one of the hustling cities in Japan. New house, new neighborhood, isn’t it a perfect time to wander around? So one Saturday afternoon, my husband and I agreed on going to the movies by bike. About an hour from our place. I thought it would be fun. Off we went pedaling while enjoying the autumn breeze.
After few minutes, we had to bike on a highway bridge that was certainly occupied by fast moving trucks, motor bikes, and cars. Good thing is the bridge was built with lanes for bikes and pedestrians. Thus, it wasn’t really dangerous for us.
On the right side, we could see the bustling vehicles. And on our left, this….
A perfect scene of serenity..
I stopped for a moment, gasped in awe, and just inhaled the peaceful crisp air….