Manhole Monday: Minoh (Mino-o)

Before my trip to Wakayama prefecture earlier this month, I had a bit of time to kill when my flight arrived in Osaka super early. Luckily, the Minoh Waterfall was only a short 20 minute train ride away from the airport and I had high hopes of catching the start of the autumn foliage without... Continue Reading →

5 Faves: Waterfalls (Part 2)

One of the first kanji I learned in Japanese class was waterfall (don't ask me why) and it's served me well these past few months. Sometimes all it takes is a random road sign to steer me off in the direction of another one of Japan's beautiful cascades. If you don't have a car, however,... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑