Thank you for sharing your secrets. I will forever carry your glowing warmth close to my heart.
First hitchhiking trip in Japan to Kamui Misaki (in Ainu Kamui 神威 is a spirit or a divine being). A narrow path follows the length of this promontory and ends with a 300 degree view of bright blue sea of Japan and the human shaped Kamui rock. The colour of the sea here is the legendary Shakotan Blue. The family that drove me here came to Shakotan all the way from Osaka just to see this colour in person. This was the first experience of Japanese charming and disarming generosity.