HIROSHIMA - NEVER FORGET TO MOVE FORWARD

I followed the crowd departing the under-construction Hiroshima station, deciding halfway through that I no longer wished to be…

HIRAIZUMI - HISTORY, TRADITION, AND ICE CREAM

Northern Japan usually isn’t too high on people’s lists of places to visit. Even the Japanese further south don’t seem to know …

A TOKYO STORY PART II - TOO HOT FOR ARCADES

I started the day in Akihabara, where searching Google Maps for somewhere to grab a coffee brought back an unhelpful flood of…

A TOKYO STORY PART I - NO YAKUZA, NO CRY

It was 35 degrees when I arrived in Tokyo, and probably close to 100% humidity. A cloud of heat hit like a brick as I stepped…

SHODOSHIMA - JAPAN'S MEDITERRANEAN ISLAND

With close to three thousand islands, the Seto Inland Sea isn't short on destinations. Awaji Island is the largest of the…

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