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Photos of Japan: Daikoku Futo

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Daikoku. Even for a guy who’s not that into cars, the place is incredible. What is it? Well, Daikoku Futo PA, to give it its full name, is basically a parking lot on a tiny island just off of Yokohama. … Continue reading

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Photos of Japan: Nara buildings and statues

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A few pictures of temples and statues from a recent trip to Nara.

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Photos of Japan: Sake Barrels

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I’m quite enamoured with the sake barrels you find outside some shrines and temples here in Japan. Here are a few pictures of the ones’ outside the Meiji jingu shrine.

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Photos of Japan: Snowy Kyodo at six in the morning in seven photos from a smartphone

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Couldn’t resist going for a (very early) morning walk, as heavy snowfall is a bit of a rarity in Tokyo. Maybe it was the jet-lag, but the streets of Kyodo, where I live, felt a mix of eerily haunted and … Continue reading

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Photos of Japan: Temple and Graveyard in autumn colours

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A string of photos from a recent visit to a local temple, known for its wavy cats, and the adjoining graveyard.

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Photos of Japan: Last round of Kyoto

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A last round of pictures from a recent trip to Kyoto.

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Photos of Japan: Kiyomizudera Temple, Kyoto

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More pictures from a recent visit to Kyoto. This time from the iconic Kiyomizudera Temple.

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