Monthly Archives: March 2012

Savoring Japan for just a bit more

Bleary-eyed (note out of focus picture above), we couldn’t quite give up Japan so soon. Needed sashimi, seaweed salad, and udon before crashing into a well-deserved sleep. We knew we had some time for supper before sleeping, because we landed … Continue reading

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Sayonara

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Fushimi-Inari

Walked through miles of tori gates today in a soft rain, a sea of snaking orange gates up and down the side of a mountain, surrounded by tombs protected by stone wolves, misty forest, and sacred mysteries.

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From basho’s grave to the Buddha high in the mountains in Otsu

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Ryoan-ji

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Hiroshima

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Moving sushi

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