Posts Tagged ‘small group tours of Japan’

Party time at Yaesu

April 12, 2017

The scene outside the Yaesu Terminal Hotel at the weekend as the blossoms peaked



Sakura in Ueno Park

April 11, 2017

Ueno park, Tokyo


Blossoms in Kyoto

April 6, 2017

Some shots from Tetsugaku no michi, the Path of Philosophy in Kyoto yesterday.  A good day for wedding photos too, there were lots of couples out in wedding dress.

Heading west

April 5, 2017

Tokyo is always nice for a few days, now it’s time to leave.  Kyoto here I come!


Heading west

Cherry Blossom Tour send off

April 4, 2017

That’s the second Cherry Blossom Tour set off in Tokyo, another excellent group!


Mt. Fuji in spring

March 27, 2017

Mt.Fuji from Kawaguchiko on one of our current private tours.


Thatched roof village in the snow

January 28, 2017

One of the villages along the old Saba-kaido trading route in Shiga running between Kyoto and the Sea of Japan coast to the north.  Unfortunately a lot of the distinctive traditional kayabuki houses now have their thatches covered by tiles or sheeting as re-thatching them is so incredibly expensive.  Thatched roofs are great for the winter – excellent insulators!

Today’s office view

January 16, 2017

We’ve had loads of snow here over the last few days in Shiga.  Today’s office view.dtj_5770

Eikando, Kyoto

December 5, 2016

Eikando Temple last week in Kyoto

The Crimson Leaf Tour

November 29, 2016

The Crimson Leaf tour along the Path of Philosophy at a section without too many crimson leaves!

The Crimson Leaf Tour