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Inspecting the Naoshima Pavilion by Sou Fujimoto on the art island Naoshima in the Seto Inland Sea.

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Reconstruction of Dejima

This is from a visit to Dejima, the Dutch settlement and trading outpost in Nagasaki. It is now being reconstructed to accurately represent the time when Dejima was one of the few places in Japan that were open to the world. Here, it was pointed out to me by a high school girl that I am, in fact, tall. I would give so much to live in a place like this.