I have recently been reading Japanese literature and have found myself becoming increasingly fascinated and mesmorized by the beautiful culture, values, and history that it has to offer, especially as an Occidental.
Persimmon and Snow scene Japan- this color scheme reminds me of Snow White, because this is exactly what her mother was looking at when she wished for a daughter with hair as black as wood, lips as red as blood, and skin as white as snow.
In traveling around southern Japan with National Geographic Travel for ten days, I visited a lot of cool places. These are my ten favorites - places to add to your travel wish lists. Things to do in Japan, bamboo forrest, things to do in Kyoto