Japan · 115 Days · 19 Moments · August 2011

Daisy's Semester in Japan


21 December 2011

Farewell, Japan. Until next time.

17 November 2011

Karaoke with friends

12 November 2011

Kinkakuji.
Nijo Castle. Nice to stroll around.
Ricksaw ride through bamboo forest and part of Kyoto. Our guide was fun to talk with.

11 November 2011

A portion of Kiyomizu-dera overlooking part of Kyoto.
Kyoto

21 October 2011

Shirakawago, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Saw the historic portion of Takayama.
After seeing the morning market outside of it, I visited Takayama Jinya, a former government outpost from the Edo period.

8 October 2011

Festival in Asuke.

24 September 2011

Made my own wagashi (traditional sweet).
Old town Kanazawa.
Kenrokuen - beautiful garden.

23 September 2011

Tried my hand at gold-sticking on a lacquered box lid. Not too shabby, if I do say so myself.
Visit to Eiheiji and its temple.

3 September 2011

My host family is wonderful. Look at their welcome gift to me.

1 September 2011

Inuyama castle. One of the multiple places I saw and activities I participated in in Inuyama.

29 August 2011

Arrived in Inuyama for orientation.