Because I was in some sort of an organisational frenzy last Friday, storing my winter wardrobe, cleaning my car and vacuuming – for the first time in my life – came at the expense of trawling through pictures of far away lands and day-dreaming. Consequently your Friday escapism is actually Monday Afternoon Escapism, and I hope it helps to pass the time. Below are but a handful of photos from the endlessly fascinating Japan (specifically Tokyo, Kyoto and Hiroshima).