It’s been raining in Tokyo again. The guttural sounds of my temporary neighbour routinely bringing up phlegm outside my hotel room continue to remind me of the impending winter and the end of my year away from Melbourne.
I have been surprised by Japan in ways I did not expect. Each city has been charming in its own way and helped mash up my internal concept of Japan with the reality I encountered.
The selection of images for this post were taken from Osaka, Kyoto and Naha.