Manhole : Nagaokakyo City


This manhole cover was first featured in my Suntory Beer Tour Post.

Nagaoka Kyoto Japan

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.

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. dragonlife says:

    Beautiful!

    1. samokan says:

      Thanks. Btw, I found a book on manholes, there were 100 manhole cover designs in it. I should make a post of it soon.

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