Random bits from Easter イースターの色々なこと

A few more shots from Easter in Kansai that didn’t really fit into contained stories of their own.  I guess the big highlight-that-wasn’t was the big Mitstuyama Taisai; directly translated to “three mountains big festival”.  This is a cultural festival in Himeji city that has been held every 20 years since 1533.  That’s pretty impressive … More Random bits from Easter イースターの色々なこと

Just a quickie 早いの

Because sometimes a quickie can be just as satisfying.  As I’m getting the rest of my images from my Easter pilgrimage to Japan organized, here are some Pixlromatic shots I took over the course of my trip to whet your appetite. ときどき早いのはけっこでしょうね。今頃、イースター休み中撮った写真を準備しています。そして、このiPhoneで撮った写真を楽しみしてください。

Spring-time in Kyoto 京都に春を楽しみ

Kyoto is definitely one of my favourite places in Kansai and I try to visit a couple of times when I return to Japan.  On different days and with different friends I visited Gion and Higashiyama as well as Arashiyama; some of my favourite areas in the old capitol. 京都は好きです。日本に帰る時、行きます。今回、友達一緒に祇園と東山へ行きました。数日後、嵐山に行きました。 You have two train options … More Spring-time in Kyoto 京都に春を楽しみ