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Tradition and modernity around Japan

9 monthes ago   |   By Urban Sketchers

[Guest post by Yi Bin Liang in Japan.] Last year, I traveled to Japan on a school trip, where one of the assignments was to keep a sketchbook/notebook recording details of our experiences. We started out in Tokyo, exploring the city's modern architecture and attending a Noh theater performance.
A sushi restaurant near our hotel
Noh actors
About half of our trip took place in Tokushima, learning traditional papermaking at the Awagami Paper Factory.
A book filled with manga and magazines in the hotel
A rack of kimonos near the elevators
We spent a few days on Mount Koya, staying at a temple...
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