Countryside Eats - Cedar-Wrapped Mackerel Sushi
September 30, 2016
Countryside Eats - Soba Noodles
September 28, 2016
Trekking Among Giant Cedars
Walking Around Miyama Village
Drinking with the Locals at Syu’s Bar
Living in a Traditional Thatched House
Meeting Kyoto's Forestry Artisans
Your Personal Waterfall in the Japanese Countryside
Woodcraft Artists in the Kyoto Countryside
Japanese forestry artisans at work. Sometimes their job is akin to being the tress's personal groomer.
This professional tree climbers is trimming branches off some adolescent trees.
When you walk in forests of Keihoku, you might bump into a forestry artisan who cuts branches of cedars or cypress to let them grow straight. These are our professional tree climbers.
"Have you ever fallen down?" I asked him. "Of course, several times." He replied smilingly as if it was no big deal. "Though it was quite painful", he added.
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