Some people wait a long time to travel, particularly many people that wait for retirement. I will travel at such a time as well, but I think it is important to travel when one can because some opportunities disappear.
Not long after I went to Mt. Geumgang in North Korea, access was closed off because of a shooting dispute. It looks unlikely to reopen again anytime soon.
I visited the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. Now it is closed to foreigners because they created too many problems:
It is why I travel here as well. I am going to try some things to see if my most recent pictures can actually show up in my blog entries, but that will have to wait until the weekend.