Bamboo Lantern Festival, Taketa, Oita, Japan

trail of lights.beautiful Bamboo lightning, Oita, Japan: photo by comolebi*

Old, and very very Japanese style cafe

I'd like to create this style on the back porch.--- Old style inn, Kyoto, Japan: photo by Osamu Uchida.

Japanese tea ceremony, Sado 茶道

Japanese tea ceremony, Sado 茶道~ I want to go to one of these!

Kyoto, Japan

Pontocho alley, Kyoto, Japan: We found this great little dining place with like eight stools and counter with the freshest food. The hostess and chef were the staff.

Japanese traditional toy.

Japanese traditional toy 会津 張子の犬 or earlier version of Miss Kitty