TOKYO #5 OUT AND ABOUT TOWN

On Saturday, we went to Kamakura, a town about one hour southwest of Tokyo on the coastline, to view several of the temples, the 800 year old “Big Buddha,” and enjoy a beer and pizza overlooking the beach. At the beautiful garden and shrine in the city center, there were numerous couples getting married in… Read More

TOKYO #4

My time here just gets more interesting every day…Thursday morning back at my “home” school of Saint Mary’s to work with a couple groups, including the top “Varsity Men’s Ensemble” which has toured all around the world. I was stunned when Randy told me he sees them just 20 minutes each day! They’re a very… Read More

TOKYO UPDATE #3-FREE DAY IN CITY

While staying in Tokyo, I’m a guest at the Saint Mary’s International School, a Catholic private school for boys about 5 miles southwest of downtown. Located in a quiet tree-lined neighborhood, the school sits on a hill overlooking the nearby train/subway station and Tamagawa River. My spacious room is located in the “Brothers Residence,” the… Read More