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Masaki H.

Nara, Japan

Hello. My name is Masaki, and welcome to my homepage.

Meeting with people is a gift from God.
A new encounter inspires me and enriches my heart.
People sometimes ask me unexpected questions I can't answer on the spot.
So new encounters are like an adventurous journey.
Those who I met stay in my heart with good memories.
Yes, every encounter is worth a glow of jewels.

Talking about myself, I was a senior high school teacher for 35 years.
Good teachers are not always a good scholar, sometime a comedian and a hero like a Spiderman so that my students might not fall asleep after lunch.
I'm also an instructor of chi exercise and a violin player.
Chi exercise has something common with zen meditation related to samurai culture.
If you are curious about chi energy or zen meditation, then tell me.
I'll lead you to the samurai world.
Hope to see you in Kyoto, the essence of Japan spiritualism.

A Recent Review of this guide

An excellent adjusted tour with a very warm and friendly gentleman. Strongly recommended for anyone who enjoys learning the historical perspective surrounding the beautiful places seen.
Troy Kramer

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Credentials

- A national licensed tour guide
- Practical English Proficiency Grade 1

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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