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Experiencing Germany With Three of My Nieces. Part 8 – Munich

We started off the next morning with a bit of a bittersweet moment; my oldest niece was departing our tour and catching a train to Amsterdam for the next phase of her journey.  My friend and I took her to … Continue reading

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Rurikian Hanami

It’s not Ueno or Yoyogi, or even the concrete and tile canalside walk betwen my former flat in Tokyo and the monorail station or along the river, but as the first cherry blossoms appeared at Rurikia the urge to spread … Continue reading

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Tokyo Views – The sakura (cherry blossom) peak around Tokyo

Last Tuesday a storm with winds gusting to near hurricane speeds tore through Tokyo, and I figured that that would be it for the cherry blossoms. Fortunately I was in error, and over the course of the week the trees … Continue reading

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Unexpected finds

Before heading in to work on Saturday afternoon I found the morning weather far too nice to stay in my flat, so I took a stroll around my neighborhood. With no intent of finding anything other than the walls of … Continue reading

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