These roses were so vibrant they really brought a smile to my face (Photo: Jessica A Paje)

Jardin de Bagatelle, Kawazu

A French-inspired rose garden nestled in East Izu

Jessica A Paje   - 1 min read

Oh, the beauty of roses! They have a long and colorful history and are symbols of love, beauty, war, and politics. Jardin de Bagatelle, located in Kawazu, has been a sister park to Jardin de Bagatelle in Paris since its establishment in 2001.

Getting there

Access by train to Kawazu Station then shuttle bus or taxi.

Jessica A Paje

Jessica A Paje @jessica.paje

Originally from San Diego, California, I lived in Yokosuka, Japan, for 5 years. In 2010, I arrived with a new outlook on my future. Mainly, to refocus on family and let my curiosities take us to places we’ve only dreamt of. Along the way, we’d hopefully develop new friendships and simply collect ...