Thursday, November 30, 2006

Zigzag stepping stones

Katsura Imperial Villa, Kyoto sightseeing
These flat stones are the ones in the garden of Katsura Imperial Villa and these are placed in zigzag to walk on them naturally.

These were designed about 400 years ago but don't feel old at all.
Location by Google Map

3 Comments:

At 11/30/2006 11:30 PM, Blogger Jing said...

wow...designed 400 years ago??
wow...unbelievable!!!
:))
still so modern!!

jing
www.shanghaidailyphoto.com

 
At 12/01/2006 7:23 PM, Blogger Jennifer said...

I just discovered your blog. It is beautiful!

 
At 12/01/2006 11:02 PM, Blogger macky said...

Thank you for the comments.
jing: Old irregular and minimalistic designs in Japanese architecture are rather modern, I think.
jennifer: I hope you are going to enjoy this blog.

 

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