The Forest of Princess Mononoke

On the last day of my visit to Yakushima I attended a trekking tour to the forest of Shiratani-Unsuikyo. Most often associated with the origin of the inspiration for Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke, the forest is a magnificent castle of nature full of tress, rocks, rivers, and moss.

princess mononoke forest

The nature elements form […]

By |2018-07-25T12:53:06+00:00July 25th, 2018|design|

Beach, Fishing, and River Fun at Yakushima

Summer is officially here! As I am excited to start grad school in Europe (more on this in a different post) this coming Fall, I realized there are still so many places even in Japan that I haven’t visited. And Yakushima, an island just south of the Kyushu region, is somewhere I have longed to go since I was a […]

By |2018-07-19T16:15:38+00:00July 19th, 2018|trip|