Our house in Japan really was built over a koy pond like this! We had a huge, 8 inch thick piece a glass for viewing, right in the middle of the living room floor. This one is from Kenrokuen, Kanazawa, Japan.
Kanazawa, Japan- a city time forgot. New bullet trains from Tokyo. Higashi Chaya looks like a sound stage for a costume drama: There’s not a single visible power line to distract visitors from its vintage ambience.
Kanazawa, One of Japan's Most Historic & Well-Preserved Cities