Kurt Bell

A life of courage, joy and independence.

Lost tea farm 失われた茶農園 – Abandoned Japan 日本の廃墟

Welcome to the Abandoned Japan blog. My name is Kurt Bell and I am delighted that you have taken some time to share a little of Japan with me. I’m available on Twitter, … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Abandoned green tea farm 放棄された日本緑茶ファーム – Abandoned Japan 日本の廃墟

I’ve been watching green tea farms become abandoned in Japan for more than a decade. Given enough time the farms will disappear completely into the surrounding natural green. In this … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Japan tea farmers – Walking in Japan 日本茶農家 – 日本でのウォーキング

Welcome to the softypapa blog. My name is Kurt Bell and I am delighted that you have chosen to walk awhile with me. I’m available on Facebook and Google+ if … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Lost mountain hike – softypapa adventures

This adventure began after a chance sighting of what appeared to be a metal roof (image at right) amidst a tangle of green, a sure sign in this part of … Continue reading

February 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Exploring an abandoned farm – Abandoned Japan

Though I can’t quite remember the reason I stopped the car here I was nevertheless happy I did for the mini-adventure which resulted. The old green tea farm I discovered … Continue reading

December 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Abandoned green tea farm – Abandoned Japan

This video was made during the course of a very long one day outing which took me from the seaside planes of Shizuoka city, up and over the pass at … Continue reading

December 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lost green tea farm – Abandoned Japan

  Welcome to the Abandoned Japan channel. My name is Kurt Bell and I am delighted that you have taken some time to share a little of Japan with me. … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Searching for the lost green tea farm

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Path of Wildness – softypapa

The Path of Wildness is easy to find The course of a stream The fall of a boulder down a mountain A beast’s track through the brush And the direction … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Japan Farmer’s Paradise

 

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment
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