For those missing out, a virtual Hanami…

When we first came to Nagoya to find a home here it was late May and it was the Summer green of the trees in the street, which filled the view from the study window, that sold me on our house. The bark of those trees also filled me with a quiet hope - I … Continue reading For those missing out, a virtual Hanami…

New Year in Nagoya

Happy belated New Year everyone!  Superman and I rarely make much of New Years Eve but since we were here in Japan we decided to join in the local tradition of heading to a shrine (that's shrine as in Shinto, not temple as in Buddhist) for the turning of the year. Atsuta Jinja is one … Continue reading New Year in Nagoya