The Lighthouse

Across the waves, you see a lighthouse. The strip of land on which it rests does not connect to the mainland for some reason. The sea is choppy and the lighthouse is far. Do you dare to tey and swim there?

Preparing to Say Goodbye

My stay in Shizuoka is coming to an end next week, so I’ve been preparing my apartment, getting thinga in order for my replacement, and saying a lot of goodbyes. As much as I love Aichi, I’m really going to miss everyone in Shizuoka and the outgoing atmosphere found here. I hope when things become […]

Kashikojima Cruise

After getting off at Kashikojima station, you can walk less than 5 minutes to a dock. From that dock you can join an array of short cruises around the islands. The one I used was modeled after one of Columbus’ famous ships. It was approximately 50 minutes long and included a tour of a pear […]