Setouchi: the Seto Inland Sea, its islands and coastal areas.

Gokuraku-ji, Shikoku Pilgrimage’s Second Temple

Barely more than a kilometer after leaving Ryozen-ji, pilgrims on the Shikoku Pilgrimage will encounter their first stop, Gokuraku-ji. There’s some excitation arriving there. This time, it’s for real, the pilgrimage is underway, it’s too late to change one’s mind. This is the second temple,...

Farewell Dream of Olive

  I was informed that another artwork from the Setouchi Triennale 2016 was dismantled today. It’s not a surprise, but it’s always a bit sad. Today, it was the turn of Dream of Olive by Wang Wen-Chih that was located in the valley of Nakayama...

Takamatsu from Yashima

  In case you’re wondering, this is what Takamatsu looks like seen from Yashima. 🙂     Remind me to show you what Yashima looks like from Takamatsu. 😉