journal

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japan

asia

naoshima (yes, again)

naoshima | yes, again when i first visited naoshima in a mild january in 2003, although you would immediately recognise the house benesse resort

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the phoenix hall of byodoin

the phoenix hall of byōdō-in byōdō-in is a temple situated in uji-shi a city found between the two historical capitals of japan; nara and kyoto. the most

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tokyo tower

tokyo tower tokyo tower is a conundrum of beauty and ugliness, a paradoxical structure that has fascinated architects, urbanists, and photographers since it appeared on the tokyo

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otagi nenbutsu-ji

just updated this page after a backend problem with image galleries. otagi nen butsu-ji is a small buddhist temple outside kyoto

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ginza people

these photos were taken in 2010 just before christmas. for anyone coming from the west or ‘christian’ countries, the celebrations may seem a bit odd, especially

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sumida hokusai museum

sumida hokusai museum if there is one single thing that can be said to be iconic of japan, among the neon flooded nightscapes of <i>osaka</i>

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Category: japan