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2014 July: Fantasyland and Dakak

Dakak EntranceI was on an assignment for a week in Dapitan City last July 2014. Hubby took a leave of absence and went with me. While I was with my colleagues solving some IT problems and giving an orientation on some work stuff, Labsy was busy resea...

A Walk Around Kyushu Day 54 Hita to Kamiura

A Walk Around KyushuDay 53, Hita to KamiuraFriday January 3rd 2014Back on the trail after a week at home I am pleased to find the Kyushu weather warmer and sunnier than before. The first few hours on my walk westward out of Hita were pretty uneventfu...
by Japan Visitor on Jan 30, 2015

Spot the different religions!

Merry X’mas Everyone!! Firstly, I would love to wish you dear readers a Merry Christmas!! Here’s a little throwback, back to when I was in Kyushu – or more specifically, Nagasaki. In case you didn’t know, Nagasaki is situated...
by Joshua Hideki on Dec 25, 2014

Odoi Hideyoshi's Kyoto Wall

御土居The Odoi is an historic fortification built by warlord Toyotomi Hideyoshi to protect Kyoto in the late 16th century.The Odoi was a system of rudimentary earth works and moats incorporating existing streams and rivers that encircled the histo...
by Japan Visitor on Dec 19, 2014

A Walk Around Kyushu Day 48 Yamaga to Tamana

A Walk Around KyushuDay 48, Yamaga to TamanaFriday December 20th, 2013It promises to be a fine day as I head out just after dawn, though a bitterly cold wind is blowing the clouds across the sky at speed. On my way out of town I pass through a small...
by Japan Visitor on Dec 7, 2014

Spotify foe Swift at No. 1 with streaming-backed chart @ CELEB GOSSIP

Spotify foe Swift at No. 1 with streaming-backed chart @ CELEB GOSSIP >>> New York (AFP) – Taylor Swift has accused Spotify of harming the music industry, but she returned to number one Wednesday as the benchmark US album chart for...
by DARK GOSSIP on Dec 4, 2014

Lovely Islamic Pictures

Bismillah hirRahmaan niRaheem With The Name of ALLAH, The Beneficent, The Merciful Tweet me @alimranraza Right click and ‘save image as’ to download Filed under: Lovely Islamic Wallpapers Tagged: 12 pakistan ramadan, 1212 holy quran, 14...
by yallaah on Nov 28, 2014

Kitano Hakubaicho Station

北野白梅町Kitano Hakubaicho Station in west Kyoto is located at the crossroads of the west-east Imadegawa Dori that runs north of the Imperial Palace (Gosho) to Ginkakuji past Demachiyanagi, Hyakumenban and the north-south Nishioji Dori tha...
by Japan Visitor on Nov 26, 2014

Inside Beauty of Wazir Khan Mosque Lahore Pakistan

Inside Beauty of Wazir Khan Mosque Lahore Pakistan...

A Walk Around Kyushu Day 45 Yatsushiro to Matsubase

A Walk Around KyushuDay 45, Yatsushiro to Matsubase Friday November 29th, 2013 It's breezy with a partly cloudy sky as I set off and it promises to be a dry day. My first stop is the shinkansen station of Shin-Yatsushiro that is home to yet another...
by Japan Visitor on Nov 18, 2014

Christmas Lighting Ideas for Home Decorating

Christmas is one of the most awaited moments all over the year. Some activities will be held in order to welcome this special days. Christmas as one of the special days are coming with the special decoration also. Not only they who cares about the ho...
by Quakerrose on Nov 11, 2014

Tokyo Freedom

Stopping in for a drink in a small, beautiful Tokyo dive… The tiny neighborhood bars and watering holes distributed throughout Tokyo are probably as numerous as the stars on a clear night in the Himalayas. Perversely, they’re often the kinds R...
by Scholars & Rogues on Oct 26, 2014

Iran, mon amour (ep. 3). Shiraz, orasul gradinilor, orasul poetilor. Eventual si al vinului

Se spune ca locuitorii din Shiraz sunt cei mai simpatizati din tot Iranul. Sunt vazuti ca fiind foarte deschisi, simpatici, veseli si deci iubiti de toata lumea. Poate pentru ca zona este (sau mai degraba era) faimoasa pentru vinul de Shiraz care in...
by Imperator travel on Oct 14, 2014

Iran, mon amour (ep. 3). Shiraz, orasul gradinilor, orasul poetilor. Eventual si al vinului

Se spune ca locuitorii din Shiraz sunt cei mai simpatizati din tot Iranul. Sunt vazuti ca fiind foarte deschisi, simpatici, veseli si deci iubiti de toata lumea. Poate pentru ca zona este (sau mai degraba era) faimoasa pentru vinul de Shiraz care in...
by Imperator travel on Oct 14, 2014

A Walk Around Kyushu Day 42 Around Hitoyoshi

A Walk Around KyushuDay 42, Around Hitoyoshi Tuesday November 26th, 2013I am up at first light. Busy day ahead, not the usual getting from A to B, but crisscrossing the area by foot, boat, and bus.My first stop is Ganjoji Temple, number 50 on the pil...
by Japan Visitor on Oct 5, 2014

Ooni, Alaafin Rivalry Resurfaces

The claim of ownership of Oranyan projenitor which generated a heated criticism between the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade last year, resurfaced, yesterday, as Oyo town claimed it had the unique privilege of h...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Sep 9, 2014

our lady of velankanni church feast day live streaming online telecast tv~shrine basilica:

Our lady of good health holy mother feast day 8th september.velankanni feast 2014, velankanni festival live telecast 2014, vailankanni shrine basilica 2014 annual feast, live telecast tv channels 7.9.2014, end of feast day 8.9.2014 live streaming onl...
by Resultslivein on Sep 7, 2014

A Walk Around Kyushu Day 40 Urushidamachi to Taragi

A Walk Around KyushuDay 40, Urushidamachi to TaragiSunday November 24th, 2013I wake as it is getting light and quickly pack my bag after brushing off the layer of frost on my bivvy sack. If it was this cold down this low I hate to imagine how cold i...
by Japan Visitor on Aug 25, 2014

With Eye on China, Abe Skips Visit to War Shrine

Some 80 Japanese politicians, including three members of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s cabinet, did visit Yasukuni, the large shrine in central Tokyo.
by Eastasianews on Aug 15, 2014

Yasukini Shrine: Kamikaze pilot statue and Zero fighter plane among exhibits

From an Indian judge who declared Japan not guilty of war crimes, to a train from the Thai-Burma railway: the monuments that sit alongside the war shrine...
by Eastasianews on Aug 15, 2014


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