Uncategorized

>My HOUSE!

>My HOUSE!

> 日本2005年国際交流経験 214 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. On the left… That’s my HOUSE. 😀 I’ll do a full introduction of the house in a later entry. 😀 I’ve inherited what I thought was going to being 3 roaming neighborhood cats, but… My pred asked if I’d mind putting out catfood and milk for some of the stray cats that like […]

read more

>日本2005年国際交流経験 202

>日本2005年国際交流経験 202

> 日本2005年国際交流経験 202 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. Here’s a cooler shot of the previous mountain lilies. Hmm.. Anyone know what they’re actually called?

read more

>日本2005年国際交流経験 172

>日本2005年国際交流経験 172

> 日本2005年国際交流経験 172 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. This is the aforementioned ‘Nagashi Soumen.’ Cut down wild bamboo, establish a waterflow, and drop cold soumen noodles in at the top of the flow. People then wait along the path of water, try to grab the Soumen with chopsticks, and then dip them into a serving dish (Also carved from wild bamboo!)full […]

read more

>日本2005年国際交流経験 196

>日本2005年国際交流経験 196

> 日本2005年国際交流経験 196 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. I figure this is some type of mountain lily. I ran across this when being escorted up a local mountain range to try out ‘Nagashi Soumen’ at the peak.

read more

>Yosui Dragon

>Yosui Dragon

> DSC07609 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. This bamboo/twine dragon is hanging in the entryway to the Kagawa Yosui Waterpark museum.

read more

>Yosui Water Park

>Yosui Water Park

> DSC07647 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. This is a semi-aerial shot from the local summer festival. The little pond in the background is the entry way to a huge regional water reservoir. Living next to it allowed us to escape the prefectural wide water shortage throughout July and August.

read more

>Neighboring Bamboo Forest

>Neighboring Bamboo Forest

> DSC07567 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. This is my neighboring Bamboo forest. There’re some very interesting bugs that like to make housecalls to my doorstep from time to time. Thanks to converstations with the neighborhood kids who collect the giant beetles, I can now distinguish between male and female beetles. Let’s not mention the spiders that can grow as big […]

read more

>The Kagawan Mountains

>The Kagawan Mountains

> 日本2005年国際交流経験 190 Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. This is my new neighborhood. 😀 I’ve really grown attached to the majestic mountain ranges that surround my new home. I’ve taken close to ten roles of 35mm film since I’ve been here. (Including trips to Fukuoka, Osaka, and Himeji, though.)

read more

>Kosovo_clowns_guns

>Kosovo_clowns_guns

> Kosovo_clowns_guns Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. 莠悟鴻荳�蟷エ縺ッ謌ヲ莠我クュ縺�縺」縺溷嵜縲√さ繧ス繝懊∈繝懊Λ繝ウ繝�繧」繧「豢サ蜍輔@縺ォ陦後″縺セ縺励◆縲�縲�縲�谺。縺ョ繧ィ繝ウ繝医Μ繝シ縺九i縺ッ縲√さ繧ス繝懊�ョ隧ア繧定ィ�縺翫≧縺九↑縺√��

read more

>kingkong_with_dad

>kingkong_with_dad

> kingkong_with_dad Originally uploaded by Ryuugakusei. 蜈医�ョ隧ア縺ョ邯壹″�ス橸ス� 縲�縲�繧ケ繧ッ繝舌�シ縺ョ菴募ケエ髢灘セ後�ら宛隕ェ縺桑ing Kong繧呈魚蠕�縺励※縺上l縺溘�ら宛隕ェ縺ョ蟆丞ュヲ譬。縺ョ蜈育函縺�縺」縺溘▲縺ヲ縲ゅ←縺�縺�繧阪≧縺ュ縲ゅく繝ウ繝サ繧ウ繝ウ縺輔s縺ッ繝舌リ繝願�ュ縺上※縲√>縺�蜍牙シキ縺ォ縺ェ繧後↑縺輔◎縺�縺ィ諤昴▲縺ヲ縺�繧九�� 縲�縲�縺ゥ縺�縺�繧阪≧縺ュ�ス�

read more