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Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Portland Japanese Gardens


Up in the West Hills of Portland not far from downtown is the Portland Japanese Gardens. On a day like this past Sunday, there are hundreds of visitors. The weather was mild, and the leaves are in the best part of their color change.

20 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Oh, I love the Japanese Gardens! It was always one of my favorite places to visit when I lived in Portland1 Particularly in the fall, the colors are just so breathtaking! Terrific capture! Enjoy your week!

Sylvia

fredamans said...

Stunning photo!

Lucka said...

Beautiful place! So much green.

Leslie: said...

Phantastic place to ponder nature, especially at this time of year with the changing colours. Just lovely. Have a great week. :D

Rosadimaggio63 said...

Magica foto !!!
Magnifica :))
Buona serata.
Myriam

eileeninmd said...

Gorgeous photo! The garden looks lovely and the colors are gorgeous.

Gramma Ann said...

That Picture is just Perfectly Beautiful. I love it.

Kay L. Davies said...

Gorgeous photo. I had no idea Portland had a Japanese garden. It's lovely, and perfect for P day.
-- Kay

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

EG Wow said...

OOOOH! This garden must be what Heaven looks like. :)

Babooshka said...

Those colours are so beautiful

photowannabe said...

This is truly lovely. It looks like a Japanese painting.
A perfect P project.

JoJo said...

That's a gorgeous shot; it could be a postcard!

Roger Owen Green said...

Someday, I would like to go to Portland. Seems like a livable city.

ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Portland Japanese Garden said...

Beautiful photo! We posted even more fall foliage pictures on our Flickr site! http://bit.ly/bKgegb

Wanda said...

So beautiful. Was able to visit there years ago.

Pratibha The Talent said...

I love the colors in Japanese garden something OUT OF WORLD.

Small City Scenes said...

Excellent!! the colors this year have been soo bright---love it!! MB

Joy said...

Beautiful, no wonder there are hundreds of visitors.

Pagan Sphinx said...

I love visits to gardens. Thanks for taking us along on this one. The place looks gorgeous in its Autumn finery.

My ABC Wednesday

Tumblewords: said...

It's so beautiful there - I miss seeing the beauty of that area. Your photo is wonderfully memorable!