You may find yourself at peace in natural surroundings whose love for you isn’t so unrequited… but the image of Kinsaku Baru will haunt you, in a wistful way not entirely unpleasant, and it will change you.
Jun 6, 2021
How the Japanese “Hidden Christians” of tiny and impoverished Gorin Village in the Goto Islands finally got the beautiful church building they prayed for.
May 5, 2021
This is the Iya Valley of Tokushima Prefecture, sitting at the edge of the world, sometimes just beyond it.
Sep 18, 2020
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for...
Aug 17, 2020
Information about the Kadokawa Musashino Museum, designed by architect Kengo Kuma. This building opened in Tokorozawa, Saitama in 2020.
Jul 4, 2020
What is workation in Japan and how will it help the Japanese tourism economy recover from the devastating effects of COVID-19 on foreign tourism to Japan?
Jun 30, 2020
As I have been in negotiations for a full-time position at a company I have been freelancing for,...
May 9, 2020
Preserving a slice of history in my own neighborhood – photos of Showa era buildings that are being torn down in the name of progress.
Mar 27, 2020
Why risk gathering in crowds to enjoy cherry blossoms in Japan? It seems every neighborhood has a hidden gem of a place waiting to be discovered where one can enjoy Spring sakura.
Aug 18, 2019
The dancers are fools, everyone is a fool, so why not dance? A glimpse at Japan’s Awa Odori festival.