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Shirakawago - Japan's 'hidden' mountain villages

Cut off from the world for centuries by formidable mountain ranges and harsh winters, the tiny villages of Shirakawago and Gokayama have managed to hang on to their traditional way of life into the 21st century. 87 more words


Tattoo (cont.)

So an update, I got the tattoo finished yesterday!
I’m pretty happy with it overall, definitely worth the 6 hours of pain. Thanks to the tattoo studio Tokyo, and Kato-san, one really nice, international motherfucker :P… 81 more words

Inside the Boat - in my Happy Place

Today for the first time this year we experienced autumn! I have been SO SO homesick for fall. ¬†Even though we are in a northern region of Japan, because there are so few trees that change colors – and in some areas so few¬†trees — it doesn’t ever really feel like my favorite season here. 176 more words