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Day 4 - Sensoji Shrine - Asakusa - Tokyo Skytree - Omotesando - Shibuya

Had an early day ahead, coz I’m meeting a friends who has been to Japan for quite awhile. Our itinerary for today is around Sensoji Shrine. 644 more words


Tribulations in a Tokyo Airport Part 1

In February I will be going to Australia to work and travel for one year on a Work and Holiday visa. I created this blog in order to document and share some of my travel stories for fun. 592 more words


Jalan-Jalan ke Tokyo yang tak Terduga saat Tahun Baru

Liburan tahun baru saat musim dingin pasti sangat menyenangkan ya? Di Jepang, libur tahun baru disebut “fuyu yasumi” (冬休み) atau libur musim dingin yang dimulai tanggal 28 Desember – 4 Januari. 1,166 more words


Solo Adventure to Japan: Asakusa

As the Autumn season began to approach, I decided it was time for another international adventure. In under a month I had bought my plan ticket, booked all my hostels, and planned a dense itinerary. 538 more words


Travelog: Return to Tokyo

It was the last day our JR Passes were valid, so Carly and I decided to take the $50 shinkansen trip down to Tokyo while it was still covered by our passes–save ourselves some money that way. 1,444 more words


Nikko, birthday tea and the perils of wearing purple

Ohhhh what a collection of diverse occurrences has built up over the past week or so! Currently unsure as to what sort of shape this post may take… The good news is that Tuesday’s earthquake failed to do the anticipated damage to Japan’s north-eastern coastline. 1,223 more words