43 Days – 47 Ronin

A famous story that has been remade into several movies, this version wasreleased days before the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 1, 1941. A piece of imperial propaganda, that survived the disasterous war.

71 Days – Koyasan

Koyasan will be the second stop after arrival in Osaka. I am looking forward to seeing rural Japan and what historical communities looked like. Koyasan is a town located in the Koya Plateau in the Wakayama Prefecture of Japan. It is known for being the center of Shingon Buddhism, an esoteric sect of Buddhism that …