Day 4 - Miyagawa Morning Market

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The Miyagawa River divides oldtown and newtown Takayama.  On the right of the river above, you can see the Miyagawa Morning Market. The fruit and vegetables were fresh and of a size you rarely see elsewhere. The Japanese still favour seasonal foods, and large red apples and huge root vegetables were in plentiful supply.

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The river itself was an attraction because of the fish and fish-eating birds!

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Guarding the bridge was this rather strange character:

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© Helen Gray 2019