This manhole cover was first featured in my Suntory Beer Tour Post.
This is for Nagaokakyo City located in Kyoto Prefecture. The City is famous for its Bamboo and Bamboo Shoots and it is considered to be the City’s main symbol for Vegetable.
There is a long History related to the bamboo cultivation in this area [Japanese].
One famous festival in this area is called Garasha Festival held every November.