The Great Osu Kannon Shopping… Swindle?

NB.. For those of you who have stumbled on this page looking for directions and aren't interested in a review of the shopping district of Osu Kannon (to wit: is it really the best place to go for cameras et al.) - scroll down to a little above where the photos begin. Okay, I'm not … Continue reading The Great Osu Kannon Shopping… Swindle?

Prettinesses pt 1

Like so many people, one of the things I've always loved about Japan is their design. The Zen-influenced minimalism of their architecture and landscape architecture was introduced to me as the ultimate design when I was a small child and so I have held simple elegance above all other design for as long as I … Continue reading Prettinesses pt 1