Rain and flooding

During the course fo last week there has been heavy rain especially in the western parts of Japan. The rains lead to flooding, mudslides in many areas. In our area the rain has not been much more than You would expect from a usual “Tsuyu”-month, but the western and southern…

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A new year has started

Due to a very cold last winter we were able to adore the beautiful light-pink Sakura blossoms more than a whole 10 days earlier as in usual years. Now that the new business- and school-year has started, almost all the Sakura trees have already traded their beautiful blossoms for fresh…

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