月別アーカイブ: 5月 2011

Japanese Chess (Shogi)

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3:00PM 31st May  cloudy 

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Japanese Chess (Shogi) was played in Japan in the modern form about 500 years ago.
Japanese Chess differs from other chess variants.
The difference is that players can reuse captured pieces as their own.
Have you ever played Shogi?
Please enjoy Shogi at Shibaya!

 

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Iris laevigata

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11:00AM 30th May rainy

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The iris laevigata in Kenrokuen at Kanazawa are now at their peak.
Please see the bright flush of color in there.

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unseasonably typhoon

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11:00AM 29th May  rainy

Winds are a stronger picking up, and the rain is going to intensify as the typhoon approaches us.
We are preparing for an approaching typhoon.

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woodlot work

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2:00PM 28th May rainy

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There was woodlot work as the  event of the establishment anniversary at daughter’s junior high school.
And, they learned once again about the value of greenery.

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flower basket

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11:30AM 27th May cloudy

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I clipped the flower from friend’s garden and displayed it on the Front Desk.

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“chochin” paper lantern

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11:30AM 26th May  cloudy

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We started preparations for Hyakumangoku Matsuri of the Kanazawa city.
(3rd,4th,5th Jun)

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gift from guest

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3:00PM 25th May  sunny

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We received a lovely bouquet from guest.
We are extremely glad.  Thank you!

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odd-shaped car in Kanazawa

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12:30PM 24th May  cloudy

I found odd-shaped car on the way to the shopping.
Can the car pass the automobile safety inspection?
The car inspection cost of Japan is more expensive than overseas.

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Bon Festival dance “Hyakumangoku Ondo”

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3:00PM 23rd May rainy

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There were ordinary general meeting and a get-together of Kanazawa Ryokan & Hotel cooperative association at tonight.
In a get-together was a Bon Festival dance “Hyakumangoku Ondo” as attraction.
My daughter has eaten up all the desserts at hand when finishing dancing!
Mercy!  Plate of seven!!

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Irises

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2:00PM 22nd May  cloudy

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Irises are in season now.
I then arranged it in a vase in guest room.
How does it look?

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