This is the house in the Samurai district where I do ikebana every week.
The stone lanterns and sculptures in the garden are covered in a straw matting during the winter to protect from the snow.
Kanazawa Castle looks especially epic in the snow.
View from a teahouse Kenrokoen.
matcha and wagashi
Trees in Ishikawa have this special roping put on for the winter to protect from the snow.