Monthly Archives: May 2009

Old Japanese Building Reclaimed by Nature

I often find old and seemingly abandoned structures while hiking and exploring in the Japanese countryside; including houses, sheds and even complete farm compounds and one building I remember which seemed to include the old community post office! Many of … Continue reading

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Climbing Japan’s Big Stone Mountain

My friend and co-worker Mr. Takaaki Futami set out to climb Big Stone mountain in Okabe, Japan. Mr. Futami was raised in this wonderful little patch of heaven which lies surprisingly close to the urban bustle of Shizuoka City yet … Continue reading

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