Two killed in cargo ship collision in Seto Inland Sea

Jul 15, 2016

Two killed in cargo ship collision in Seto Inland Sea

Two cargo ships collided Friday morning in the Seto Inland Sea off Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, killing two men and injuring another, the Japan Coast Guard has said. The dead were identified as Fumihiko Kita, 50, the captain of the 499-ton Yamato Maru No. 8, ...

Fabled strand of 500 pines

Dec 7, 2013

Fabled strand of 500 pines

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Beautiful beaches, we’ve all seen our share, right? But a beautiful beach that’s also historic and sacred? That sounds worth driving out of our way for — especially as the way takes us over a span I’ve long yearned to traverse: the Ondo Bridge, ...