Japan Photos

Cherry blossoms. Who knew?

Cherry blossoms. Who knew?

Japan is a country of superlatives: most civilized, most homogenous, best toileted, most harmonious*, cleanest, most wastefully packaged, and most carnivorous country we’ve seen so far.

I could go on, but I’ll just start with an album of quick visual impressions, and also a link to the main reason we timed our Japan visit for early spring: the cherry blossoms.

Here’s the play-by-play of where we were: (Populated galleries in red, the rest coming soon.)

*Like, agressively so. Not necessarily a bad thing—IMHO the USA could use a good dose of self discipline. What do you think? Should we start papering the streets of ‘Murica with signs like these?

Bonus: I figured out how to add captions to my photo galleries, so click around for some extra context.