Forest Therapy

A while back during spring I was invited by one of my Japanese teachers to go to Wakayama along with his granddaughter and another student I am friends with. At the time I still had yet to visit that prefecture and really wanted to visit, especially since I live relatively close anyways. We left early… Continue reading Forest Therapy

Shiga Rains

Shiga prefecture 滋賀県is northeast of Kyoto and is home to Lake Biwa. I live really close, relatively anyway, to Shiga prefecture but have yet to actually visit. Eventually I want to try and visit all 47 prefectures so I planned to come see this land sometime during my visit. I have weekly Japanese classes and… Continue reading Shiga Rains

Until Fukui – Ep. 2

After leaving Tojinbo we arrived at Awara Onsen town. They had quite a few hot springs in the town so we went for a relaxing visit.  Saw a cool girl with a film camera there, which always gets me hype to see others enjoying photography. We popped into a hot spring and relaxed there for… Continue reading Until Fukui – Ep. 2

The Water City – 郡上八幡

Gujohachiman, the city of water. A beautiful mountain village up in Gifu prefecture 岐阜県. I have wanted to go to gujohachiman for a long time now. I first saw a video of some vloggers who visited there on YouTube. It looked like such a gorgeous place I really wanted to visit for myself. I finally… Continue reading The Water City – 郡上八幡