A highlight was sharing interest in Roman inspirations found in all the arts with other professionals after a day of roaming the streets.
The coming together at family style meals enjoying the food and drink following of the Alice Waters sustainable foods model was a huge treat for all Academy guests.
Food and drink was perfeto…A treat was joining mamma Agata for the day. The Amalfi Coast is known for its production of limoncello liqueur as was apparent in my group of friends dinner table each night.
Tokyo commuters were so orderly and quiet even in large crowds… just don’t miss the last call at 12 p.m. sharp even midway in travel or you will have to sleep in a sleep capsule for the night.
Muji rents very cool bikes….smooth ride…the only way.
Favorite was experiencing the works of photographer Sugimoto Hiroshi , mounted outside on the Seto Inland Sea.
.. pinch me as I was in fantasy island in harmony with the coexistence of nature, art and architecture.
back in time, jumping out of a time machine… a Ryokan experience in Karashiki stayed at Turugata Inn..
Endless summer days.. sunrise at 5:30 a.m. and sunset would catch the locals enjoying a toast with friends at 11:30 pm in city parks.
Museum lovers go to Aarhus .. the rainbow panorama by Olafur Eliasson is very playful as well as the Icelandic rock room at the North Jutland Art Museum designed by Scandinavian architect Alvar Aalto is certainly worth the journey. Sweet treat for Art jewelry lovers should meet Karl at Gold fingers.