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Japan Trip - Day 6

Ikawa Ryokan 5:30pm 25/09/14

Deer diary,

Today we visited the acclaimed “Most beautiful place in Japan.” and I can honestly say that could very well be true. 143 more words


Breathing Tradition

This week, I focused upon a book I used for my Art of Japan research paper. My focus was upon the correlation of Shinto themes in the anime: … 235 more words



Location: Hiroshima
Got if from: Me
Material: Polyresin
Size: 5 cm in diameter (2 in)

What does it represent?
The famous red torii gate of Itsukushima Shrine (厳島神社) that seems to float in the sea during high tide, is in the center. 105 more words

Asia & The Pacific

On Inspiration

Inspiration is literally pouring out of everything that we can see, feel and sense. As long as we can get out of our own way, its there. 199 more words

Torii Party

After checking in to our ryokan late on Friday night, we got up early on Saturday morning with a jam-packed itinerary. Breakfast from the konbini, we crossed the river to the subway, and headed south full of anticipation. 132 more words


Autumn Foliage in Kyoto

I like traveling during autumn. One, because we do not have fall season in Manila. Two, because I love the colors of the trees and the cold weather. 279 more words