Category: Seto Islands

Kasashima Street on Honjima

  Kasashima is one of the most beautiful villages of the Seto Inland Sea in my opinion. It is located on the east coast of Honjima and it’s quite tiny. No more than a handful of people live there full-time, but most of its houses...

Octopus Traps on Ogijima

    If you’ve wondered how to catch octopus, it’s pretty simple actually. See, they love to hide in narrow holes in the rocks underwater. So fishermen, lay those traps on the sea floor, they wait for a little while, and then after you pull...

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...