kirishima and baseball March 27th 2012 As we were driving towards Kirishima, we saw a baseball center and we thought we should give it a go. Baseball is the national sport of Japan sometimes I wonder why it's not as popular in other countries. I've never watched a baseball game or played baseball myself.
It was surprisingly fun. It might look like it's just hitting a ball but it's really challenging. 90% of the time ... read more
Asia » Japan » Kagoshima » Kirishima 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
This blog will be about places in the world that I find interesting. I haven't been to that many places but I figured it's better to start now as random thoughts occur from time to time and there is a risk that I will forget about them.
I have a job in Sydney so some of my trips will be in the surrounding areas but I do try and go overseas whenever I can. Australia is a great country but it's quite far from the rest of the world. So I guess my next job will be somewhere in Asia or Europe.
I am not a good writer as my brain works in a very logical way. I guess writing is not something I'... full info