Shirakawa, Japan * The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama are one of Japan's UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The site is located in the Shogawa river valley stretching across the border of Gifu and Toyama Prefectures in central Japan.
Naoto Matsumura has returned to Fukushima to care for its large population of abandoned animals: "They told me I wouldn't get sick [from the radiation] for 30 or 40 years. [I am 55 years old now] so I couldn't care less.
Haven't teared up this much since i dropped a bottle of 12 year old whiskey in the parking lot of the liquor store.