Monthly Archives: April 2010

Yesterday’s Dream

Come with me and discover a plot of land in the mountains of Japan where a farmer may have once realized his dreams of bounty. The following poem was contributed by YouTube member xxKaoruLoverxx* “covered in dew, A hidden garden … Continue reading

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Japan Farmer’s Shangri-La

Welcome to the the Abandoned Japan blog. Exploring Japan’s lost and forgotten places. Find us on YouTube at the following URL: http://www.youtube.com/user/AbandonedJapan Please visit our blog at the following URL: https://abandonedjapan.wordpress.com/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/abandonedjapan Interested in talking with … Continue reading

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Old Japanese Gold Mine

Shimomura-sensei and I discover an old mine in the mountains of central Japan. This area was once extensively mined for gold and most of the roads and trails leading into this rugged region have their origin in the feudal-era gold … Continue reading

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Old Japanese Handcart

I discovered this old Japanese handcart near the side of a road in the mountains of Japan. Handcarts such as this were once very common in Japan and used to transport all sorts of items, from farm produce to manufactured … Continue reading

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