3 Strange and Creepy Abandoned Theme Parks in Japan
Photographer Reginald Van de Velde didn't go to Japan for the normal tourist attractions, but rather for the sole purpose of exploring its abandoned theme parks.
Sakura In Full Bloom
Made my first trip to Japan this year, and made it in time to see the Sakura bloom.
The Japan Times
Edo-Tokyo Museum maps out the history of Japan's capital
The transformation of Edo from a mosquito-infested fishing village to seat of power and cultural center has endlessly fascinated lovers of history.
Have You Ever Seen a College Entrance Ceremony Like This?
Glowsticks. Confetti. A pop music group. This looks more like a party than an entrance ceremony.
Globe and Mail
Get out of Tokyo: the best of the rest of Japan
Escaping the metropolis was vital during my year-long 1990s Tokyo teaching stint.