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Getting Lost with Mushrooms

No sooner had Link chopped down a single bush to enter the Mysterious Woods than he is accosted by the prophetic Owl. It seems the omnipotent bird has more to say to our displaced hero on the matter of leaving this paradise prison: 842 more words

Legend Of Zelda

Tanuki - The Confusing Canine

Sometimes confused with a raccoon or badger, this small mammal is actually related to wolves, foxes and domestic dogs. Seen as a magical trickster in Japanese folklore, the Tanuki is the only member of the canid family that hibernates in winter and is sometimes referred to as Raccoon Dogs for their physical appearance. 27 more words


35mm Memories: Okinawa, Japan

I just received a couple of film photos I took while travelling in Okinawa, Japan for the first time.  Unfortunately, my camera broke while on the trip, so This is all I got, but fun times in Okinawa regardless!  Happy Viewing!

Những gia đình ấn tượng trong manga - anime

Dưới đây là danh sách các gia đình mà mình yêu quý trong anime và manga. Danh sách sẽ còn tiếp tục được update.  1,392 more words



In Kyoto ‘Tanuki’ is a thick cornstarch broth style of udon or soba.

This is Tanuki soba at Tagoto soba restaurant on Shinkyogoku street.

This restaurant has continued over 100 years, since the Meiji era–over 3 generations. 68 more words


Taste of Itoigawa; Yotsukado Bakery

At the recommendation of my host Igarashi-san, we popped into Yotsukado (Four corner’s) Bakery, just across the corner from the main shopping area. The signs are a bit modest, and at first glance I would have never guessed it was a bakery. 212 more words