Photo of the day: the path of philosophy, Kyoto

A friendly witch and her husband on a roof overlooking the path of philosphy in Kyoto. Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: festivals of Japan

It starts to get dark when hundreds of people gather at the Yasaka-jinja, the guardian shrine of the famous Gion neighbourhood in Kyoto. Keep traveling

Photo of the day: Hiroshima atomic bomb dome

A sparrow rests on the ruins of the Hiroshima Prefectural Industrial Promotion Hall. This building was one of the very few that remained standing after the “Little Boy” atomic bomb was dropped on August 6, 1945 at 8:15 a.m. wiping out the complete city. Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: Fukuoka by night, Japan

Our first neon experience in Japan: Fukuoka, the sixth largest city of the country Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: drumming at a summer festival, Shikoku

Festivals are very popular in Japan. There are many taking place during the summer months, and it is frequent to stumble upon these festivities while driving through the islands. Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: The kimono procession at the Shikokuchuo festival, Japan

Festivals are very popular in Japan, and there are many taking place during the summer months. Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: ema from Kawai shrine, Kyoto

An ema is a small wooden board that can be bought at a shrine: write your wishes on the back side and hang it so that the kami enshrined at that specific place of worship will read it and make it come true. Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: Hell’s kitchen, Beppu

Taking advantage of the hot springs offered by the volcanoes, you can indulge yourself in the onsens and rotemburos of Beppu. Another fun way Keep traveling!

Photo of the day: butterfly in Glover Garden, Nagasaki

Black butterfly feeding on an agapanthus in Glover garden, a beautiful garden overlooking the bay of Nagasaki, Kuyshu. Keep traveling

Photo of the day: badger on Mount Aso’s green slopes

While hiking along the slopes of Mount Aso, this curious badger decided to play hide and seek with us. Keep traveling!