When you get to the ancient city of Nara-shi, things are different from the Japanese megacities like Tokyo, Kyoto or Osaka. Here everything runs more quietly, without so much hurry or stress. Time here moves slowly, and is very easy to catch the antique spirit of the city.
Once you arrive at the train station of Nara (Nara Station) you realize that Nara is a unique city in the Kansai region, and in its train station, run by the JR Company as almost all of the Kansai area, things happen much more slowly. There are no people running everywhere, no queues to get train tickets at the electronic ticket expenders.
Continue reading Photos of Nara-shi, Kansai.
Finally I had sometime for spending free in the blog. There was still in the to do list to post the second part of the Nara Street Car Meeting. Here there are a series of around 30 photos. I also have to say that unfortunately I couldn’t took pictures of all the noticeable cars on during the night as Hari Terrace HRS counted more than 500 cars in the meeting. So this is just a sample of what can you spot in the Kansai area.
As the main intention of the meeting was to mix all car styles. The were some real JDM tuners that showed up for fun night as this DC2.
If you are used to read in blogs or even here, the main focus of tuners now is on the USDM scene so there were many example of this trend. But also notice that it maybe a kind of evolution of the traditional USDM with a Japanese taste. Continue reading Nara Street Meeting -Hari Terrace- Part 2
I imagined when I was at that place that you reader were a garage owner. Thinking about what do you want to repair or tune.
I also imagined myself working there for a while every day, enjoying the real jdm performance everyday. Upgrading the powerful GTR or turboing Altezza’s. A workshop full of GTR’s.
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This is just a photo set about some night pics around my living area. Since I came here for first time I felt the need to shoot everything. Today I decide to share some pictures.
Hoping you like to see them if you like Japan. Maybe you just like the JDM cars… but I’m more than that. I am a real japanese culture lover, food, streets and people.
Continue reading Night pics of Kyoto
Probably not. In today’s post I will try to summarize Osaka in less than twenty photos. To do this I have avoided some of the most typical places such as Osaka Castle, and perhaps I pay little more attention to other details that you can also find if you visit the city and spend your time walking freely without any determined destination. Another possibility is to fall asleep, you and your pet and wait for better moment.
Continue reading Quickest view at Osaka you have ever seen
This is probably the kind of post that you do want to see. It will makes you cry, ask yourself why they did it, and why you cannot take one to your garage.
Continue reading Cars never want to die