Japan Travel

Whimsical wisteria

Last year I visited Kameido Shrine in Tokyo for my first real taste of wisteria in Japan, but this year I decided to stick closer to home, venturing to the southern part of the prefecture with my friend Satomi. Yanagawa is probably better known for its canals (and boat rides thereupon) than for its wisteria,…… Continue reading Whimsical wisteria

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March (not so) madness

March has been a quiet month for the most part, waiting out the cold and longing for spring and sakura blossoms.  Soon…. The first weekend, went to Osaka to see Granrodeo and Suzumura Kenichi  play as part of the annual Animax Musix anime song event at Osaka-jo Hall. I hadn’t been to Animax since my…… Continue reading March (not so) madness

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Tempis, he doth fugit

2018 is already slipping away from me, it seems. Can’t believe I haven’t written here in over a month. Especially since February is a down month with almost no travel and I have plenty of time for writing. I blame the cold. I know many folks would scoff at my highs of 4 C (some…… Continue reading Tempis, he doth fugit