I’ve spent a wonderful 3-week long spring break in Greece and now I am back in Japan to continue my daily routine. At the time of both arriving to Greece and returning to Japan, the contrast hit me – HARD. … Continue reading The obvious contrasts
The past few days, I visited Kyoto, the old capital of Japan, that is now only ‘lending’ the capital right to Tokyo, until the turmoil sets and old ways are restored. Being the symbol of geishas, maccha tea and drinking … Continue reading Thoughts from Kyo(to)
[[Featured image: The Tora (tiger) sign of the Odawara castle.] [[Image Gallery follows] It’s been a week now that a university friend is visiting me in Tokyo. He couldn’t have picked a worse time possible. The start of the year … Continue reading Day-trip from Tokyo: Odawara castle
January has not been an easy month for me. February all the same. I needed a break and had to see the waves in order to somewhat calm down. Patras is and always has been an excellent choice for mood-making. … Continue reading Scarabs & Bitter oranges (A weekend in Patras)
Photo credits to: fotini dal, agni kon, konstantina li Continue reading Prague + Dresden, 2015 trip (Gallery)
Last week was Semana Santa for Spain (and all Catholics). Sevilla celebrates it in a grandiose and magnificent way. Check out some interesting pictures from my trip there! I had fun being there — I hope you have fun mind-travelling there! Ah~! Interesting … Continue reading Sevilla etc.