Aya no Sho, a Seamless Blend of East and West.

Heavy rain batters against the car drowning out the faint sound of storm warnings on the radio as we pull up to Ryokan Aya no Sho (彩の庄). A sliver of nervousness grasps us as we imagine the entire inn being swept away by the wet forces of nature. As we step out of our car,Continue reading “Aya no Sho, a Seamless Blend of East and West.”

A few words regarding Covid-19

Hello everyone, There has been a long silence here and I deeply apologize for that. Spring has arrived safely here in Aso, Kumamoto and the fresh grass is greener and more beautiful than ever! It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that even life in this small mountain village has been a bit crazyContinue reading “A few words regarding Covid-19”