Meanwhile, in Tokyo…

Cat Cafe, Asakusa Neko-en, in the Asakusa district in Tokyo, Japan.  The woman who owns this place is a sweetheart and makes me you feel at home.  There are also a couple of ramen shops on the same street.  Not to mention the excellent view of the Tokyo Sky Tree.

The Great Buddha

Something breath-taking that I was able to photograph on my trip to Japan last year, the Daibutsu or “giant Buddha” at Kōtoku-in in Kamakura.  It was so spiritual and so serene to be in the presence of a daibutsu, this large of a scale.  It was an unexpected, yet truly memorable part of my trip.  KamakuraContinue reading “The Great Buddha”

Man Can Create Beauty.

Sometimes things are farther than they are appear to be, but it doesn’t mean it’s not within your reach. Because I could see the Tokyo Sky Tree from our hotel in Asakusa, I decided that it was definitely walking distance (which isn’t really the best conclusion when it’s the tallest building in Japan).  I can’tContinue reading “Man Can Create Beauty.”

Always NOM.

I’m the WORST at blogging.  It’s past midnight, deep into the twilight hours & I’ve been feeling inspired today to be productive but life happens & I had to get myself to work.  It was my friends’ birthday today, errr yesterday, errr even more into the past depending on the time zone.  My friend JuneContinue reading “Always NOM.”