Japan is very good at sports, at least when they decide this is going to be a focus. They were not so good nor interested in football/soccer until the 2002 World Cup was appointed to Japan and Korea and made significant investments and improvements so much so that this is now the 2nd sport in […]
Lately, Japan comes high in the press around sport and displays something that is actually very rare in Japan, diversity!! Naomi Osaka became a star last year when winning Roland Garros, since then, she is sponsored by ANA, until then, I would question who in Japan was betting on her. She does not speak Japanese […]
Osaka prides itself for the okonomiyaki, Hiroshima as well, I prefer the Hiroshima version, not sure why as it is equally fat, greasy and unhealthy!! but it is fun I like to go to Goemon, fun place, not touristic, small, lively, fun try it!
In fact, the island is called Itsukushima and the shrine Miyajima!! Why go there the famous dori inside the sea that you can enjoy on high sea and low sea the shrine, a beauty the nature, take the cable car to the top of the mountain and walk to the very top, about 1h30 one […]
I was lucky enough to be in Hiroshima when the Carps win the central league. What a unique vibrant city and what an atmosphere, the citizens went on a mega gigantic high touch evening, the city became noisy and people were celebrating all evening, it is difficult to describe it, watch it!!