Posts Tagged ‘shrine’

Sado jizo shrine

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 […]

Yasukuni shrine on a sunny spring day

Tweet Yasukuni Shrine in the center of Tokyo is dedicated to Japan’s war dead. On this spring day the shrine museum was hosting a exhibition on the kamikaze pilots of WW2.