A real ceilidh (pronounced “kay-lee”) with some Scottish and non-Scottish friends in Kokura. Great way to burn calories from the whiskey.
When I told my boss back in Canada that I’d be going to Kyushu, he remarked that Kyushu was “real Japan”. Over the course of living here for almost 8 months I’ve realized how influential this island was to Japanese history. Most things considered traditional Japanese, such as zen buddhism, started here. Last week I […]