An unexpected visit to a friendly martial art competition.
Strolling through the Garden and Discovering the World
There is a little museum with an onsite workshop for the traditional craft of painting silk cloth and patterning kimono.
Delightful simple sweets, which seem immensely popular …
Kanazawa’s traditional houses are surrounded by gardens of rare beauty and simplicity.
Again and again encounters with masks and memories of ghosts … (the Kanazawa collection)
Lessons in Landscape Appreciation
More than meets the eye at these three Machiya houses in the former Hakata area.
On a summer afternoon
Looking at the leaves moving in the wind. Thinking of Obon.
TODAY A TOUR TO OSAKA! THE SUMMER FIREWORKS!