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El Mar Mediterrani – “Fantastica!”

Ryuichi Sakamoto leading as conductor in the finale of 1992 Barcelona Olympics in performing “El Mar Mediterrani”. This is also available as a separate album with the same title. As the commentator said when the ending of the music approaches, “Fantastica!“. I can imagine the performance itself being very emotional and epic. Would love to […]

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Japanese immigration

Whenever I go for travel internationally, clearing immigration is one of the most important steps to do. The immigration facilities in Japanese airports are unique for me, due to the modern machines and the sounds they make. Take the facial recognition based automated gates (below) for passport control, for example. I had been deeply attracted […]