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A Scenic Drive Along The Sea of Japan

These pictures were taken over the course of three separate day trips to one of the most lovely spots I’ve found in Japan. Fukui’s coastline exemplifies the notion of “No Wrong Turns”. 1,306 more words


Settling into Fukui

As evidenced by my lack of posting, settling into Fukui has been busy, previously plagued with a lack of reliable home internet (le sigh), and full of impromptu adventures. 336 more words


7D Kansai + Fukui

Season: spring
Month: April

Area: Shiga / Fukui / Nara
Purpose: a different from usual Kansai trip

Self-drive trip

Day 1
Kyoto: Uji City

Day 2… 55 more words


The hospitality of Japan

Waking up and peering out the window from the top of a dingy bunk bed in a hostel located in downtown Toronto. A cashmere pink sky is pulling the sun out from the ground. 1,507 more words


Until Fukui - Ep. 2

After leaving Tojinbo we arrived at Awara Onsen town. They had quite a few hot springs in the town so we went for a relaxing visit.  896 more words

Fukui earthquake model

Fukui City Earthquake June 28 1948 The earthquake struck the city at 5:17 am.
This is what the city looked liked before the earthquake struck. 29 more words

Light Up Your Life - Tsuruga Miraie Illumination 2016

Merry Christmas!

I spent the first few days of my Christmas/winter break holiday weekend visiting some great cultural aspects of Fukui.

After recovering from our respective bonenkais (Forgetting the Year work parties) on Thursday, a friend and I decided to drive down to Tsuruga and see the illumination on Friday. 261 more words