Su Di Bridge on West Lake (Hangzhou, China). The Lotus flowers in the foreground are part of the Quyuan Garden, which features more than 200 species of lotus flowers growing in five ponds. (AND NO, THIS IS NOT JAPAN.
Temple Entry, Japan photo via amy. Hard to believe the same nation that perpetuated the rape of Nanking and the Bataan Death March, also gives us rock gardens and some of the most beautiful and tranquil places on earth.
a photographic tour of the beautiful gardens of two sri Lankan brothers: architect geoffrey bawa's Lunuganga, an english-style folly, and bevis Bawa's brief garden, an unusual series of jungle garden rooms. -mysterious yet beautiful