Douglas Triggs (doubt72) wrote,
Douglas Triggs
doubt72

  • Mood:

Part Eight

Pictures from Japan, part VIII: Nara, Osaka, and home again

I visited Nara the next-to-last day I was in Japan. I didn't know what I was going to do, but a friend suggested Nara (and Kobe -- I never did make it to Kobe) and at the last minute, we decided to go there.

The last day, I wandered around Osaka a bit, then was off to the airport and (eventually) back home. Jet lag is a b*tch.

Shinsekai ("New World," but not so new anymore, and one of the most run-down places in Japan. But the old tower there is still neat, in an immediately-post-war industrial kind of way):



[Pictures start from the link to the right, older pictures are to the left.]

This is it, the last set. The whole set is available here.
Subscribe

  • The Words, They Are Dead

    Bleh. Words, words, words. Study, study, study. 生む 「うむ」 - give birth 完全 「かんぜん」 - perfect 最も 「もっとも」 - most, extremely 席 「せき」 - seat 最後 「さいご」 -…

  • And Now For A Word From Our Dictionary

    Why? Why are there so many words? 残る 「のこる」 - remain, be left 理由 「りゆう」 - reason, motive 急 「きゅう」 - sudden, steep 場合 「ばあい」 - case, situation 起きる 「おきる」…

  • Some Random Words

    Probably all repeats, but if they didn't stick the first time... 関係 「かんけい」 - relation, connection 明らか 「あきらか」 - obvious, clear 既に 「すでに」 - already,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 2 comments