Ohori Park is Fukuoka's version of Central Park.
Todai-Ji houses the largest bronze statue of Buddha Vairocana along with two towering statues of Bishamonten and Komokuten.
A shinto shrine housing an impressive 1000-year old Japanese Cedar.
A beautiful stroll complete with pagoda, central pond with two islands and stone paths through moss and streams.
I thought that I might have arrived in Japan a bit early to see some of the famous blossoms in bloom...
Keep your eyes peeled for examples of Googie architecture as you cruise through Los Angeles.
The mood changes when the sun goes down in LA.
Los Angeles, California
Oak Park in Illinois is a suburb dense with examples of Frank Lloyd Wright's early architecture.
Some reports say this was the biggest in US history. This may also be the most chilling and hostile first day for any US president, ever.
In Oak Park you can tour the place Frank Lloyd Wright once called home and his work studio.
Happy new year! Let's do this 2017.