Japan

Photography: Japan trip 2013 in colour

Finally, we've come to the end of our journey across Japan, which took us from Kyoto to Tokyo. We've had an amazing time, ate great food, meet nice people and saw so many modern and traditional sights, it was fascinating. I've selected my favourite pictures from this trip, first - all colour pics. Tomorrow, all… Continue reading Photography: Japan trip 2013 in colour

Japan

Kyoto: Higashiyama and Senbei rice crackers

After visiting the Kyomizudera Temple we walked through the Higashiyama District. This is one of the city's best preserved historic districts. It is a great place to wander through narrow langes, with wooden buildings and traditional merchant shops. It feels a little of how Kyoto must have been many years ago. The shops and restaurants… Continue reading Kyoto: Higashiyama and Senbei rice crackers