Wisteria Tunnel in Japan

I first came across a photo of this place when a friend posted it on Facebook a couple of years ago. Was this real or a photo montage? Surely such a place could not exist. It looked like it came out of a fairy tale. Continue reading

Cherry Blossom Chaser in Japan: Tokyo, Akita and Aomori

I have always been fascinated by people who chase storms, driving thousands of miles in order to witness a big thunderstorm. I can understand wanting to watch nature displaying its power. And here in Japan, I have become a chaser of sorts, a cherry blossom chaser, Continue reading