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India's PM Modi in Japan -- "Strengthening Strategic Ties"

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed as he visits Taimei Elementary School in Tokyo, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) The Associated Press… 1,145 more words

Guandu Old Town

At the moment Thursdays are a day where we only need to go into work in the evening and so it’s effectively a third day off (as long as we don’t get called in for cover) so we decided to check out a place called Guandu Old Town. 412 more words

Beijing Day 1 & 2: Confucius Says...

Off from Chengdu! Zaijian, Sichuan Province – hello Beijing! Landing in Beijing, I’m reminded of my first impression of China – the smoggy cloud covering the ground greets me, and I regret my loss of facemask. 1,004 more words

China

Shinshuu Ootaniha Daishin Kaizan Myoushyouji Temple (真宗大谷派大心海山明照寺) in Shizunami, Makinohara City!

The other day as I walked towards Shizunami beach from Shizunami bus station I noticed this Buddhist Temple along the way.
As I had plenty of time on hand and I was looking for some momentary shade from the blazing sun i decided to have a look around! 375 more words

Architecture

Shinshuu Ootaniha Daishin Kaizan Myoushyouji Temple (真宗大谷派大心海山明照寺) in Shizunami, Makinohara City!

The other day as I walked towards Shizunami beach from Shizunami bus station I noticed this Buddhist Temple along the way.
As I had plenty of time on hand and I was looking for some momentary shade from the blazing sun i decided to have a look around! 375 more words

Architecture

Siem Reap, Cambodia in Pictures...and Some Words

As long as I’d flown halfway around the world already, I decided to take a little detour to Cambodia to see the temples at Angkor before returning home. 535 more words