Can we attend them all?
At 8.30am last Saturday, the Fuji Kaiyu (excursion) limited express pulled out slowly from Platform 9 at Tokyo’s JR Shinjuku station, with a crowd of railroad enthusiasts on…
Pedaling through one of the world’s best cycling routes. Marveling at the burst of colors that lights up the night at Hiroshima castle. Exploring a centuries-old shrine built on water. It may come as a surprise that Hiroshima offers such diverse attractions.
“I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me.” — Cheryl Strayed
Japan is a nation that exists outside of time: regardless of the season whenever you visit she remains beautiful.
What does Japan’s culture have to teach me? What is missing in my life, in our lives, that Japan could offer?
Source: What Japan can teach the world
Japan will be nominating its traditional architectural craftsmanship in its timber-framed structures to be recognised under UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list in the fall of 2020.
Japan decided Monday to nominate traditional architectural craftsmanship used in timber-framed structures for addition to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list in the fall of 2020.