1890's. detail of Sanmaibashi on the Tokaido. A beautiful view on a rural road near Sanmaibashi (三枚橋) in Yumoto (湯本), Hakone. The photographer (Nobukuni Enami) has caught the attention of a group of children, women, farmers and travelers standing on the road. They are clearly very curious. Located in Kanagawa Prefecture, not too far from Yokohama, Hakone was—and still is—a popular spa resort.
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Inaka/田舎 – countryside. Ask young people from this writer’s native land what their image of the countryside is, and they’ll probably say something about grumbling farmers, and picturesque villages sponging up leftover money from the city. Either way, there’s a lot of greenery. Here in Japan, the countryside is becoming...
a recipe of Japanese traditional seasoning "shio-koji",I'd like to try.