In Cebu (March 13, 2005, 0) - I’m in love.
I’m in love with the play of light upon the mountains and the glitter
on the sea. I’m in love with the long-lost constellations in the night
sky mirrored but not drowned out by the city. I’m in love with the
golden sunlight filtering through the flowers and trees that line the
Cancel my return flight, Mom.
Cats in high places (July 26, 2011, 1) - Some cats love high places. With a little planning, it’s easy to give kitty a great view. Here are Luke and Leia hanging out on top of the new cabinets we installed in the kitchen:
We’ve left enough space for them to stand up and walk around on those cabinets. How did they get up there?
Osaka accommodations (October 4, 2004, 0) - Might be a good idea to get an international youth hostel association card.
Japan Youth Hostels, Inc
Suidobashi Nishiguchi Kaikan 2-20-7 Misaki-cho Chiyoda-ku Tokyo 100-0006
1 Momijigaoka Nishi-ku Yokohama 220-0044
2-21-4 Yanagibashi Taito-ku Tokyo 111-0052
Other places to stay
I’ve always been curious about capsule hotels. This is the only one in
Osaka that accepts female guests…
Capsule Inn Nanba
1-7-16 Nanbanaka Naniwa-ku Osaka-city
Stories from my dad: Politics and passing the torch (January 20, 2007, 0) - Anyone can change the world. Some people know how to keep the world
My dad had a vision for the street of R. Hidalgo. He saw that it could
be a photographer’s haven if the vendors who choked the street could
be moved elsewhere. So he organized the shop owners, brought in City
Hall, cleared the street, and promoted
Speaking of warm and fuzzies… (December 5, 2006, 0) - I had two choices for my flight into San Francisco: arrive at 11:30 in
the morning, or arrive at 11:30 at night. It is generally a good idea
to arrive in the daytime when going to an unfamiliar city, or, well,
anywhere, really. This meant, however, that I needed to fly out of
Toronto at 8:40 AM. Getting to