Little Fox Feeling October 26th 2007 I just had a great adventure in the Kansai region this week. It was the perfect break from the increasingly chilly Hokkaido and a long slog of work weeks.
I arrived in Kobe airport on Monday morning. I hadn't been in Kobe since last January with my basketball team. It was all very familiar, except now I was on my own and there were warm green leaves on all the trees. I took the train to Sannomi ... read more
Asia » Japan » Kyoto In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
I am 36 years old. I am now living in Texas with a permanent job, having left my life as a wandering international behind me. But that doesn't mean my traveler days are over, just shortened for now. My travels have taken me to many different places and I hope I travel to see and experience many more.
I am liking this site and I have almost succeeded in filling in the gaps between my 2000 graduation up until today. Well apart from the five years living in Japan, where I felt so much like a local that blogging would have been more life blogging than travel blogging. Keep an eye on this space ... full info