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For those of you who are not too familiar with Hakone, this place is a mountainous town known for its hot spring resorts and of course Mt. 352 more words


Fifty Shades of Autumn in Japan

Recently I read a post on Fifty Shades of Autumn in Helsinki which inspired me to write this. I’ve been going on many weekend getaways this season and was blown away with the vast amount of beauty I found outside of Tokyo. 72 more words


Weekend Hakone Trip

I’ve only been back for a day from a weekend in Hakone and already I want to go back.  I’ve been looking over my pictures deciding which ones to share, and there are just too many, so I hope you don’t mind a photo-heavy post. 654 more words

JAPAN: Living the Kawaii Life without splashing the yen

“How will you afford it?” was the top question we got asked when we said we’d be spending eight days in Japan. However, at the end of our trip I’m pleased to report we’ve had a fabulous time, without singeing the credit card too much. 1,612 more words

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