Posts Tagged ‘Sado’

Sado jizo shrine

Nashinoki jizo shrine, Sado island, Niigata pref, Japan, April 5, 2009.

Tweet These photos are from a trip to the island of Sado in 2009, when I spent a couple of days driving around looking for places and people to feature in the travel story I was writing. I found this shrine a short drive up into the hills. It is named “Nashinoki Jizo” after the […]


Sado Island

Tweet Sado ferry Sado seems to be one of those places that everyone talks about going to but few actually get to. After 10 years in Japan this was my first trip to the island, on a story for an airline magazine. First photos were on the ferry – a pretty chilly voyage as it […]