Comparing Tokyo vs. London – 18 Reasons for the Tokyo – VERSUS IO. Nice idea. Seen on mashable.
How to survive Tokyo’s subway sandwich – CNN.com.
Where’s the mountain I ‘ve just come down? Where am I? Ko Un, Walking Down a Mountain Even if you know the way, ask one more time. Korean proverb There has been a Korean boom in Japan for a few … Continue reading
The spies in history who can say from their graves, the information I supplied to my masters, for better or worse, altered the history of our planet, can be counted on the fingers of one hand. Richard Sorge was in … Continue reading
Tokyo Sky Tree opened last week. It’s supposed to be the tallest tower in the world and the second tallest building after Burj Khalifa in Dubai. Someone I know went up at the weekend. You can’t change your reservations even if … Continue reading
Alright, listen up, people. Our fugitive has been on the run for ninety minutes. Average foot speed over uneven ground barring injuries is 4 miles-per-hour. That gives us a radius of six miles. What I want from each and every … Continue reading
In February 2010 a friend of mine died. He was a big wide man, with a big presence and a big heart. I first met him 25 years ago when he came to Japan to study aikido. He played the … Continue reading