As a Haruki Murakami fan, my recent trip to Tokyo became a semi-pilgrimage literary tour dedicated to the popular Japanese author.
I was in part inspired by a New York Times article by Sam Anderson who visited some key places from Murakami’s life and work.
This post documents the places I visited in Tokyo that have appeared in Murakami’s works.
It was crazy to relieve the experience of being in a certain location that was mentioned in a fiction because it felt like walking into the book’s storyline. Continue reading