As I’ve travelled, I’ve given streets names of my own to help me navigate: coffee street, food street, bar street, temple street, etc. Unfortunately in Japan, I’ve had to add an extra name to a couple of the smaller towns: Groper Street. You see, as my friend and I were walking from the train to […]
Kanazawa, on Japan’s west coast, is known for it’s well-preserved houses and artefacts from the Edo-era when Samurai and Geisha were the norm. Here are some photos from my 2 days in Kanazawa in April 2017.
I’m sitting here, looking through the photos of the last few days, and I find myself completely overwhelmed with gratitude. The kindness that has been shown to me by people who were complete strangers is just incredible. It’s amazing how much impact this kindness can have, and how quickly strangers can turn to friends.
In a Capsule Hotel near Mount Fuji, a group of strangers became friends during a comical night full of language miscommunications, sneaky beers, and Penis Festival history lessons.