Back in Tokyo today, I now have the use of a civilised computer. I proudly present you the photos from my recent walk up Mount Ikoma.
The early part of the trail up from Ikoma station.Hozanji temple grounds.
Hozanji temple grounds.
Filling his flask with rice wine, this gentleman has worked out how to get the most out of Buddhism. Shortly after he started helping himself to 5 yens in the collection box.
Stone statues of Jizo line the trail.
Thomas the Tank Engine, Anpanman and Hello Kitty are waiting for you.
In the amusement park toilets lurked this terrifying monster.