First time back in Hakodate in 10 years

Like how they've redone the harbourside, converting the red brick warehouses, lighting them up at night too Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

40 degree waterfall 40度の滝 (Taken with Instagram)

Nostalgic nose 飛行機の鼻ちゃん (Taken with Instagram at 新千歳空港 (New Chitose Airport) (CTS/RJCC))

Autumn sunsets

There’s been some really lovely sunsets recently, and now I’m working from my home office I’ve been fortunate enough to witness them most days since the autumn equinox. Autumn in Japan is one of my favourite seasons, coming in a close second after spring. The intense humidity of summer is gone, and aside from the […]

Very interesting

I occasionally swap my 4pm coffee for a 4pm nap. Think I'll do that more often. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/23/opinion/sunday/rethinking-sleep.html?src=twrhp&_r=0 Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

World's tallest building will be a pre-fab, built in 7 months

http://inhabitat.com/sky-city-chinas-bsb-to-break-ground-on-worlds-tallest-skyscraper-in-november/ Embedded Link Sky City: China’s BSB to Break Ground on World’s Tallest Skyscraper in November Chinese developer Broad Sustainable Building plans to break ground on Sky City, an unprecedented 220-story prefabricated skyscraper. Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

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Spent quite a bit of time tonight trying to find a decent, user-friendly mind mapping…

Spent quite a bit of time tonight trying to find a decent, user-friendly mind mapping program – finally settled with MindNode Pro, and love it. Highly recommended. A lot more usable than XMind (which is what I'd tried before now) http://itunes.apple.com/jp/app/mindnode-pro/id402398561?l=en&mt=12 Embedded Link MindNode Pro Get MindNode Pro on the Mac App Store. See screenshots […]

Today's weather in Tokyo was just fantastic

So many sudden torrential downpours, dramatic cloud formations, sunlight and wind. Got a great view from my home office, able to keep the doors open even when it rains thanks to the rain-proof balcony design. That's one reason I'm so happy to be working from home again – I feel much more connected with the […]