First impression it had for me is come from animation film inspiration for the Princess Mononoke (もののけ姫) by animator Hayao Miyazaki (宮崎 駿). Then I noted about it is UNESCO World Heritage (世界遗产) site. It accessible from south Kyushu island, perfect for extend over from the trip from south Kyushu island. Yakushima (屋久島) is a subtropical island
Each region of Japan had it unique offering and for Hokuriku region, first traditional dance in mind, Owara Kaze No Bon (おわら風の盆) at Yatsuo, Toyama, Japan. Kaze no Bon (風の盆) is a Japanese festival held every year from September 1 to 3 in Yatsuo, Toyama, Japan. Kaze-no-Bon literally translates to “Bon Dance of the Wind.”
Kyoto got lot of famous shrine and hidden temple. Despite few round of visit, it just still had some interesting attraction for next visit. Genko-an Temple (源光庵) is one of it. It no as famous like the rest for those must-see or visit in the first trip to Kyoto people, but it had something eye
In the Japan Chubu (中部) region, one dish in mind, that Takayama (高山) Hida Beef (飛騨牛). Type of Wagyu (和牛). Japan has a global reputation for magnificently tender and high quality Wagyu beef, at least three times more compare with Western countries best beef offer. So traveling Japan, obviously should no be miss the opportunities
First thing in my mind when travel Hokuriku region (北陆) is crab (kani in Japanese). The three prefectures of Toyama, Ishikawa and Fukui are collectively called Hokuriku region and this area faces the Sea of Japan, so it is famous for delicious crabs. Crab dishes different from place to place, but in general follow season.
I had one scene saw while at Japan (few years back), from Osaka to Koyasan, people dress in pilgrimage dress in old fashion, take the same train like us, and then cable car, and bus to visit temples in Koyasan. See the photo I snap at that time. Actually I saw more people in this
Kyoto Japan Travel Photography Slideshow with the attempt to explore video slide show as the better mean for selective pick photo presentment. Instead of overload with lot of photos, just pick some and make it self playing and with the traditional Japanese music Sakura. The world for sure turn to video and motion picture with
I saw the in cinema trailer Gintama 銀魂 (2017) and so saw it. I never saw the comic or animation of it before. As usual, if the Japan comics work, follow with animation and then movie version will come out. The story where alien and human live together, and lot of character in the movie.
Osaka Castle Japan in Black and White Travel Photography I am always like black and white, but intent to present it into entire album is challenge, due to not all subject, scene and context can be present well in black and white. Present here is the photo take during Osaka Castle selective pick and present
Video Scene, Sakura (Cherry Blossom), Ueno Park, Tokyo, Japan is beautiful. Above work capture while at Ueno Park, Tokyo during Sakura season. This is the raw video clip take during the visit, provide you an actual scene of the place. Ueno Sakura Matsuri (Cherry Blossom Festival) Lined endlessly with a number of cherry trees, Ueno