John's parents are coming to Japan tomorrow, and we're off to Tokyo with them for a week. I'm really looking forward to showing them Japan, exploring Tokyo more myself, having a well(ish) earned break from work and eating the British goodies they're under strict instructions to bring!
I promise to post more about Sendai tanabata when I get back, but for the time being, here are a few non-tananbata photos from the last week.
I have no idea why he's dressed like an aubergine, but it made my day!
Watermelon birthday treat
Birthday cake!! Thanks Shoko!
Mother's meeting outside my apartment at 6:30am. I was NOT happy.
An elephant selling t-shirts to raise money for the tsunami affected areas
Birthday lunch at Shoko's house. Yum yum!
I hope everyone has a good Obon!