The Ginza district is full of fancy upscale stores.
Sensouji is the oldest and most famous Buddhist temple in Tokyo. Its origins date back to the year 628 when two guys were fishing in the Sumida River…
Tsukiji is the largest fish market in the world. It dates back to the Edo period and now processes about 20% of the world’s catch. Don’t read further if you… Read more »
I just got back from Japan, and now I have several hundred photos to sort thorough. This will take me several days at least. I am going to post the… Read more »
Has anyone noticed that Bill Murray is starting to look just like Karl Malden? I don’t know about you, but I find that rather disturbing. Fortunately he has only a… Read more »
In 1990 Christopher McCandless graduated with top grades from Emory University. A few days later he gave his life savings of $24,000 to charity and vanished for parts unknown. By… Read more »
I have posted my notes on The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya on a separate page here. The notes are full of spoilers, so don’t read them if you haven’t seen… Read more »
Since I really enjoyed the Shakugan no Shana television series I was eager to see the movie. Unfortunately it was a bit of a letdown. The movie turns out to… Read more »