Category Archives: Japan

For the love of language

Words in the air, on the tongue, are like clouds in the sky. Fluffy, dark, soft, fast or slow and immobile, silent, thundery, shouted , murmured, laughed.  I love words and I love clouds. “A special kind of beauty exists which … Continue reading

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Sand dunes

       Take a guess for those two pictures? One has strong colours, the vibrant colours of Morocco.The second one? The subtle, soft colours of ….Japan! The first one has not touaregs but Japanese tourists sitting atop the dune … Continue reading

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What we wish for and determination

On my journey on Latitude 34 theer was often a great frustration.A recurrent one. The one of being stuck in a car driving – in a bubble – while going through space and time – as it is really on this … Continue reading

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Another Rain Spell

In Australia I felt cursed by the rain… It followed me everywhere. I diverted my course down to Melbourne, wich wasnt on 34 but the roads through wagga wagga region were flooded and closed.I was told I was blessed as … Continue reading

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Kyoto

Kyoto – first true latitude 34 stop. Wethare change – I was told I was VERY luckyt with my couple of days in Tokyo with the clear sky and breeze – it is raint season and it shoudl be hot … Continue reading

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34 – Japan. Colours and contrasts.

Another Chapter of Latitude 34 starts here in Japan. I land in Tokyo – which technically is not on Latitude 34 but the flight comes here. It is an anagram of Kyoto – the first city on 34 I will … Continue reading

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