Category Archives: Japan

So the child that said I should have a will not a bucket list just said …

… I was explaining that old ladies like me get tough hairs on their chins, she made comment about someone else having whiskers. I muttered something about pulling them out, she said why not just shave like a man! Sigh … Continue reading

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This first caught my eye on a train in an ad …

Then when wandering and running out of time we ducked in and had a look at the foyer where the exhibition was being held.

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Just because …

… I saw them.

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A few hearts …

… not such great shots but hearts none the less!

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Things I’ve seen …

… while wandering in Osaka and Kyoto.

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A wander through Nishki market …

A very old and continuous market …

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Gion Corner, Kyoto

… watching a young Maiko dance … small movements, graceful and mesmerising …

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On our way to meet with Aya …

… our first lovely Japanese Assistant teacher, a day in Kyoto with her and Shizuka. I wonder what the day will hold. Already seen an amazingly clad mother and yes I did chase her down the platform but the the … Continue reading

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On a train …

… in Kyoto …

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Oishi dinner in Osaka

Delicious to the eye. Delicious to the taste.

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