Kyoto: First Impression. Kyoto is the ancient capital of Japan.

Kyoto: First Impression

Kyoto, the thousand-year capital, is not just any ancient city, but the cultural centre of Japan. What Tokyo boasts in modernity, Kyoto riposte graciously with history, poetry, …

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Sapporo: A Walkabout. The torii at the entrance of Hokkaido Shrine before dawn.

Sapporo: A Walkabout

If we move a little farther out, on foot, we will discover an entirely different vantage point – one that revolves around the everyday life of Sapporians. While it may seem mundane …

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