Travel Blogs from Nagatoro-machi
All that being said, here is what has actually happened. Another standard industry practice is that, the next trick a flyer is going to put in the show is the trick used as a dismount. As such, since my arrival, my trick in the show has been the shooting star and my dismount has been a forward over. About half way through the first city Daniel decided we should try to put the forward over in the show. Problem is, he's been struggling with ...
... on the grill in your table. It's pretty fun and yummy. We stopped for a quick drink at a cute little bar in town where I saw that they had a magazine that is made in Portland called Kinfolk. As we were browsing through it, we saw our friend Greg Hennis featured in one of the pictures. Small world!
On Saturday, we ventured back to Tokyo but again the weather was really hot. I ...
... coming to Japan in her early 20s to visit her family and remembers little shops much like the ones we were seeing in the "old town district" so it was particularly significant for her to relive those memories. We also did a sake tasting at a very good sake factory in town, and ended up buying some sake to bring home as gifts. Finally, I bought myself an expensive and VERY SHARP handmade knife in an old shop in town that has been making knives for 7 generations, ...
... nature. In many places, especially sacred
spaces, the trees are given supports instead of cutting them down. Some
temples are even designed to not impact the nature which already existed
there. Sometimes, instead of leveling the ground, the japanese simply curve
the temple upwards along the hill. In modern times, even here in Tokyo,
many people maintian their connection with nature by keeping small gardens
and potted ...
... the pictures I've included in this post were taken during my rides. There is so much beauty here. I feel blessed to be seeing so much of it and excited to share some of the images with you.
Flying wise, I'm making steady headway along the path to my goals. Progress is slower than I would like (the story of my life as an impatient Aries), but I am assured by Daniel that in fact my progress is marching along at a very reasonable pace. ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking