I visited Hikone castle in January 2015 with my friend Ohara san. It was a cold and snowy winters morning
Fukuoka is the largest city in Kyūshū. From ancient times, the city’s proximity to the mainland has made it an
I am aware of the Toyotomi campaign in Korea but I was pleasantly unaware to the extent of the construction
Wow, so busy teaching at the moment so I haven’t had time to do any more research into my next
Last year my family and I visited the Sapporo Beer Factory. I have been there a few times but the
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Teradaya Inn. The simple, old inn with a lot of history. Most people would simple bypass this place without having
Two of my favourite Japanese travel books were written by Alan Booth. The Roads to Sata (1986) and Looking for