During the Edo period there were five roadways that connected Edo (modern day Tokyo) and outlying regions. The Nakasendo linked Edo and Kyoto, and ran through central Japan. This trail was dotted by many stopover towns and Ma
Macaques enjoying an onsen (hot spring) in Jigokudani Monkey Park in Nagano, Japan. Commonly referred to as Snow Monkeys, they go to the valley during the winter, foraging elsewhere in the national park during the warmer months.
Tunnel of Lights - Nagano Hotel, Japan. The world around you illuminated, hope no longer being just a sliver of light but rather shining with all its intensity. The opportunity arises, bask in it's light, excel with your brilliance.