This is a post I wrote while sitting in Guangzhou, where I changed flights to my new destination – Auckland in New Zealand. Beware of “best-of” pictures under the cut 🙂
I know there are a lot of people who don’t like criticism about Japan. I have a kind of hate-love relationship with this place, and I also think that there is no country in this world that is perfect, not even Japan, so I share my criticism openly.
Since this is based on the experiences I made in the past year, you are invited to leave a comment below to share your own experience about Japan.
Continue reading “Goodbye Japan post”
Today I went to see the red tori in Kyoto. Continue reading “Kyoto”
Yesterday I went to Osaka. Besides eating the typical Osaka food, there was nothing special that I wanted to do, so I did that and then walked around a little bit and went back home. Continue reading “Osaka”
Last week I went to Nagano to see the snow monkeys bath in a hot spring. Continue reading “Watching monkeys bath in hot spring”
My contract ran out, Friday was my last day of work in Japan. Continue reading “Free”
For me the new year started by waiting in line to ring the giant bell at our local temple.
Continue reading “Happy new year!”
Sooo, how did 2013 go for me? Time for a short recapitulation and nice pictures of the Christmas illumination in Roppongi under the cut 🙂 Continue reading “Old year – new year”