Through My Lense: Kansai Adventures Part 1, Kyotanabe

After Tokyo, we travelled through to the Kansai region,  which is Rori’s neighbourhood. The journey was made at night, and I would be staying with Rori in Kizugawa, a central city surrounded by Kyoto, Osaka and Nara.  I was welcomed to Kyotanabe with a yakiniku, a Japanese “braai”, by the Shiomis, Rori’s Japanese family, the next … More Through My Lense: Kansai Adventures Part 1, Kyotanabe

Tales from the East

Last September I took a two week trip to the Far East. This has always been a dream for me to experience Japan and South Korea. I  have always been interested to explore the world, but my deep interest in Asia began over ten years ago in 2005, when I attended the Cathay Pacific Wilderness … More Tales from the East