August 26, 2017
enkiri enmusubi stone

Enkiri Enmusubi Stone

Enkiri Enmusubi Stone Yasui-Konpira-gu Shrine This Enkiri Enmusubi Stone at Yasui-Konpira-gu Shrine in Kyoto is near the neighborhood of Gion. There is so much to see […]
August 25, 2017
Kyoto Ninja Restaurant

Kyoto Ninja Restaurant

Kyoto Ninja Restaurant An entertaining dining experience We met with some friends at the Kyoto Ninja Restaurant. The food was great but the entertainment was excellent. […]
August 24, 2017
Kyoto Railway Museum

Kyoto Railway Museum

Kyoto Railway Museum This is my kind of history! I have always been fascinated by trains and the rail system in Japan is incredible. So, I […]
August 24, 2017
Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle A history lesson from the Azuchi-Momoyama period. Osaka Castle sits in the middle of the city and is easily accessible for a quick visit. […]
August 20, 2017
Awa Odori

Awa Odori 2017

Awa Odori Ok my friends, it is time I tell you about Awa Odori. It is perhaps the most fun thing I have experienced in all […]
August 20, 2017
Izumo no Okuni

Izumo no Okuni

The statue of Izumo no Okuni, the founder of kabuki sits atop the riverbank of the Kamogawa River in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto – Kawabatacho. We passed by […]
August 19, 2017
Illuminight Banpaku Yuusuzumi

Illuminight Banpaku Yuusuzumi

Illuminight Banpaku Yuusuzumi was a projection mapping light show at the Tower of the Sun statue in Osaka. The images were rear projected on a “screen” […]
August 19, 2017
Redhorse Osaka Wheel

Redhorse Osaka Wheel

Redhorse Osaka Wheel is the largest Ferris wheel in Japan. It is over 120 meters high, about 400ft! The cars have transparent floors and the panoramic […]
August 18, 2017
Adult Toy Vending Machine

Mystery Adult Toy Vending Machine in Osaka

This Mystery Adult Toy Vending Machine in Oskaka intrigued me. What could possibly be the mystery prize? There are vending machines everywhere in Japan, and I […]