|detail, a Chinese-style gate|
|Baby octopi, Nishiki Market, Kyoto|
|Matcha ice cream after octopus balls at the festival grounds |
just in front of the marvelous Tokyo National Gallery...
|Butterfly on a rain lily at Shouko-ji Temple in Shukunegi |
(an old fishing village with a labyrinth of tiny crooked passageways between the houses)
on Sado Island, Japan.