World Bonsai Convention

Traveling around Asia and Japan

DSC01899EN: As usually, the title says it all. There was (well, at the time of writing still going on) a World Bonsai Convention in Saitama, which is a place I know quite well and therefore I wasted no time and visited the Saitama Super Arena – the second largest indoor arena in the world.

I have always loved the bonsai and all the magic behind them, I read some books and other stuff about them. On the other note, as Wesley Snipes said in The Demolition Man – “Patience is not one of my virtues” and therefore the only thing I can do is to admire the results coming from other, more patient people. They were really worth it. You could still see the little pieces of wires and other tools used to shape the bonsai trees, some of them were 800 years old.

Also, you could actually buy quite…

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