Peace and Quiet and Zen Gardens


A serene pool in back of a temple (Kyoto, Japan).

I’ve always been prone to headaches. I get a little bit sensitive to light, more easily annoyed by sounds, can’t tolerate strong perfumes, and have difficulty concentrating on anything. I’m just coming out of one after two days of discomfort – and all I want to do is relax and clear my head. To simply enjoy the lack of pain.

And some of the most relaxing places I’ve been to were in Japan – in Kyoto, to be precise. Zen gardens, serene pools and Japanese lanterns. I can feel some of the tension in my neck draining away already…





Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s