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A fisherman early in the morning in Saijo, Shikoku. 41 more words

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Matsuyama Castle/松山城

One of the things I was most looking forward to on our trip to Matsuyama in May 2015 was a visit to Matsuyama Castle. I’d read about the castle on… 1,985 more words

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Photos of Jizō: some seen, some unseen

I’ve just uploaded a new short sequence of photographs of Jizō Bosatsu from the Shikoku pilgrimage in Japan (the trip that led to the book “ 141 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Today was a Good Day (Ritsurin Garden)

It wasn’t a good day in terms of weather; as it has been raining cats and dogs.

However, we did have a good day in the Ritsurin Garden, Shikoku, Japan. 57 more words

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Manhole Monday: Imabari

Whew, this Tokyo heat is interminable. The calendar is inching its way into September and I am not the only one in my family willing it to go faster so we get to the cooler temperatures quicker! 199 more words

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Shimanami Kaido/しまなみ海道

When I was studying for my GCSE in Japanese, one of the past papers we used to practise with had a short passage about the… 2,553 more words

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Vegreca in Matsuyama/松山のベジレカ

On our first night in Matsuyama, after we’d checked in and recovered from walking in the heat from the train station to the hotel, we decided to scope out a couple of vegetarian/vegan restaurants that Mr. 708 more words

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