love architecture and japan or are you just curious what a traditional japanese home is like versus just the manga? Check out these featured areas of a japanese home to see what real and what's not.
10 Concepts to Know Before Remodeling Your Interior into Japanese Style
Copper House II / Studio Mumbai - make great spa treatment room
Can't bring the ocean to your backyard? You could always set up a koi pond underneath your back porch.
Small is beautiful in a Kanazawa garden
Small is Beautiful in a Kanazawa Garden by japantimes: The porch off the drawing room, with carp enjoying the stillness of a pool in the stream that it overlooks. Image credit: Stephen Mansfield - Gardening Take
reminds me of my Totoro house
Japanese architecture with warm minimalism
Japanese architecture with warm minimalism - Designhunter - Sustainable Architecture with Warmth & Texture