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Shitaya Jinja Festival

(Not my video)

Every year on the weekend after Golden Week, the shrine I live next to, Shitaya Jinja (下谷神社), has a major festival. Unfortunately, I work weekends, so I never really get to see much of it. 298 more words



Hello Faithful Followers!

First please watch this awesome video about Akola Dallas.

I last wrote with an update on my Zanzibar, Kenya, and TZ travels. Today I am elated to give a brief recap of March, which held so much happiness my heart could burst. 438 more words


The rains have come

It was inevitable that I wasn’t going to manage to keep up the weekly blogs as time went on. There’s always something going on here or something to do. 479 more words



“What’s plan B?” the Gypsy Queen asked.

It was getting dark and we had only reached Kericho on our way to Kisumu where our friend, Toto, was willing to host us for the night before we’d continue to the border and hit Jinja. 1,608 more words

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Inaka and beyond: Amabikisan rakuhoji

If you ask people from Tokyo or the area around it, then you’ll probably get only one opinion about Mito: countryside. In Japanese that’s called inaka. 746 more words

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