Kamakura – The Beach

Beach  Kamakura 2004  25
Kamakura isn’t only full of temples and shrines, but the city also has a long beach. It’s on one end of the road with Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine at the other end.

Big tsunami warnings in English and Japanese caution tourists to pay attention to the sea in case of an earthquake. This warning is repeated at various places near the beach.

Beach  Kamakura 2004  03

Volunteers were picking up trash that day, the beach didn’t look very clean.

I was surprised to see a free concert on the beach when I returned from my walk along the sea. The camera isn’t suitable for low-light situations, so it’s difficult to spot the two men on stage.

Beach  Kamakura 2004  29


About Mia

This is my personal blog expressing my love for traveling (and living) in Japan, Korea and other parts of the world.

Posted on Saturday, August 7, 2004, in japan, kamakura and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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