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Part 5: Chubu (Day 23 - Kanazawa/Fukui)

Date of Travel: 21/02/2012

One of the reasons we decided to visit Kanazawa was its proximity to Fukui, where another one of my friends live. We had first met each other from a school exchange trip in 2003 when my school travelled to Fukui, then again in 2004 when their school came over, and finally in 2005 when I went with my school again. 739 more words

Japan Trip Diary 2012



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