Had to leave Japan due to fear of buying too much stationery. London, UK. September 2016.
Hong Kong, Tokyo, Kanazawa, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Kagoshima, Yakushima. August 2016.
Bullet train. Radiohead headlining in the Japan Alps, sleeping on floor mats in a traditional Japanese Ryokan (me, not Radiohead – IN MY DREAMS), eating vending-machine pot noodles for dinner. Bullet train. Kyoto, former Imperial capital of Japan and city of Geishas and beautiful wooden Gion streets. Bullet train. Tokyo – 35 million within the larger metropolitan area and still counting – for Contemporary Art and really mind-blowing stationery. August 2012.