Spotlight: Namahage Museum (Akita)

**Bear with me in this post, as I am trying to be respectful of the Namahage Museum's wish that visitors do not use photos taken inside their establishment for any sort of commercial or social media presence. I feel this sight is definitely worth highlighting, but my photos may not make it look as interesting... Continue Reading →

Manhole Monday: Noboribetsu

I've spent a lot of the past week or so driving around Kumamoto prefecture to see the changing leaves. Yes, I am totally be a foliage fanatic - my gluttony for fiery maples and golden ginkgo leaves knows no boundaries this year, it seems. 🙂 All of that driving has taken me through a lot... Continue Reading →

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