Fiery Red Paradise of Kochia at Hitachi Seaside Park, Ibaraki Prefecture

Hi everyone!

Last Tuesday, I took a day off from work and had a solo trip to Ibaraki for the second time. My first time was when I went to see the stunning Nemophila flowers last Spring! Thanks to my friend Ashley for giving me advice about the best time to visit this magical place.

If you've been following my blog since last year, you would know how much I love nature and flower parks. I'm really motivated to save up so I could travel more around my favorite country. My goal is to visit all prefectures here in Japan! :") *wish me luck!!*

For now, let me take you on a journey from Ueno to Ibaraki!

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Hobonichi With Me - Fiery Red KOCHIA (コチア) at Hitachi Seaside Park (国立ひたち海浜公園)

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More photos as you scroll down below ~

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Goal next summer 2017: see the green kochia!

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Bought my limited express train ticket inside the train station. There's an English guide to those who are wondering.. so no worries!

(Hitachi Seaside Park Access Guide)

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Limited Express Train Tokiwa from Ueno

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Since my goal last Tuesday was to just visit and not really eat / try the food there, I already bought some snacks from a stall inside the station.

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Pocky Matcha Midi = MUCH YUM!

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Wrote down some thoughts and ideas :)

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For my hobonichi / journals haha

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Took the bus to Hitachi Seaside Park. One-way ticket is 400 yen.

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Brought the DJI Osmo Mobile with me ~

It's my brother's! :)

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Simply breathtaking!

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Don't be surprised to see so many selfies here haha

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How happy was I? Haha

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Happy awkward me hahahaha

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lololol

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Asked a stranger to take a photo of me and I was being my naturally shy self

Lol at my half-eace

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... I tried guys HAHAHAhahaha

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To those who want to see kochia here, better see it before the week ends!!

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Vanilla icecream with gold leaf flakes ~

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First time to see a flower-shaped cone! Kawaii!

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See you again next year, Kochia!

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Wow, they even have seasonal souvenir items such as these!

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Bus with kids' doodles!

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Train to Busan vibes y'all

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.. and I'm back.

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Hope you guys enjoyed the photo diary!

Love, カイラ

2 thoughts on “Fiery Red Paradise of Kochia at Hitachi Seaside Park, Ibaraki Prefecture

  1. This place looks so beautiful !
    And the souvenirs are so cute !
    As always I love your hobonichi decoration ^^

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