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On the Kumano Kodo, the Mountain Ascetics’ Pilgrimage Path

Going on a spiritual pilgrimage’s path in fastpacking fashion seemed a bit of an oddity even to me.

Tokyo, the Village Megalopolis

Tokyo. The megalopolis. An urban agglomeration, home to millions of people, unbroken cityscape…Go up the Tokyo Skytree for the view from a distance, and you can easily see…

Tokyo Skytree and the Distant View

Tokyo can only really be understood, or at least felt, on the ground and intimately. For even beginning to get a grasp on this megalopolis, though, it helps…