Japanese Journeys

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Nikko, JapanNikkoJapanThe town itself feels like a ski resort in summer… which it kind of is. But what I mean is that the visitors come for the day to walk in the hills...築地市場 Tsukiji fish market 氷販第二売場, Tokyo, Japan築地市場 Tsukiji fish market 氷販第二売場Tokyo, JapanAll around, people are whizzing past on electronic trolleys, carrying boxes, chopping fish, and negotiating deals with buyers. There are more than...Kanayama Shrine, Kawasaki, JapanKanayama ShrineKawasaki, JapanThe Kanamara Matsuri Festival each year in Kawasaki is a parade near the Kanayama Shrine where the three huge altars with the erect idols are...Omiya Bonsai Museum, Saitama, JapanOmiya Bonsai MuseumSaitama, JapanFor more than a thousand years, the Japanese have found beauty in manipulating the shape of a growing tree and limiting its size. The techniques of...少林山達磨寺 Shorinzan Darumaji, Takasaki, Japan少林山達磨寺 Shorinzan DarumajiTakasaki, JapanA few of hours northwest of Tokyo, in the city of Takasaki, is a temple called Syorinzan Darumaji. It is here, several hundred years ago, that the...猫まるカフェ 上野店, Tokyo, Japan猫まるカフェ 上野店Tokyo, JapanThe cat cafe is about the size of a large studio apartment and, despite the name, isn’t serving any food or drink. There are some in Tokyo which do...Yasukuni Kaikan, Tokyo, JapanYasukuni KaikanTokyo, JapanOnce a year at Tokyo’s famous Yasukuni Shrine a ceremonial sumo tournament is held. It’s one of the highlights of the sport’s calendar and it’s a...Meguro Parasite Museum, Tokyo, JapanMeguro Parasite MuseumTokyo, JapanWhy would anyone want to go and look at tapeworms? It’s the question I’m asking myself as I walk up to the entrance of this museum in Tokyo. It’s...Meiji Shrine, Tokyo, JapanMeiji ShrineTokyo, JapanThe people of Japan had so much love and respect for Emperor Meiji that they wanted to give his memory a gift after his death. The large forest the...
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