Kyoto. On Tanabata, the Japanese star festival (around July 7), people write their wishes on on strips of tanzaku which they hang on a special bamboo tree to pray for good relationships and romantic encounters.
Autumn leaves at Tateyama Kurobe Alpen Route, Toyama, Japan
Japanese pattern cookies. Beautiful. Website is all Japanese, but image is lovely.
This enchanting forest in the Chūgoku region of Japan, is the home to gold fireflies that illuminate the night.
Japanese bento with decorative sushi roll "Cherry Tree" 桜の飾り巻き寿司
Whitehaven Beach, Australia
Toshikoshi Soba, Japanese Buckwheat Noodles Soup with Prawn Tempura, Traditionally Eaten at New Year's Eve Night in Japan｜年越しそば - I could eat this every day.
The Waitomo Caves are located just outside the Waitomo Township (New Zealand). It is a famous attraction because of the glowworms, native bioluminescent creatures that live in the caves and produce a blue-green light that decorates the ceiling with a twinkling glow which reminds of faraway galaxies.