The Shinsekai district in Osaka, Japan. The word ‘Shinsekai’ means a ‘new world’ in Japanese, but what the place offers is an old world nostalgia of post-World War II Japan, with its old shops, Japanese street-food restaurants with traditional lanterns an
For a fabulous Fourth of July display, think small. Pier battery-powered Americana Glimmer Strings® use tiny (some would say magical) LEDs the size of a grain of rice strung along shapable, thread-sized silver filament to create an almost wei
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove an atmospheric 200 metre path through swathes of stories high bamboo. Best viewed as a breeze ripples through the dark green bamboo, it's particularly stunning in December when the groves are illuminated by traditional lanterns.