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Going back to Kansai

Day Six: May 14, 2014

It’s only the third day in Tokyo but we have to leave. We are only in Japan for 7 days after all. 725 more words

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DAY 3 - A DAY IN CENTRAL OSAKA, Osaka

Day 3 was our only full day in Osaka (大阪).  Started from our hotel in Shinsaibashi (心斎橋), we explored the nearby neighborhoods on foot, including Dotonbori (道頓堀), Minamisenba (南船場), and Namba (難波). 600 more words

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Ishiyama, Japan to Bangkok to Siem Reap, Cambodia

5/22 – Our stay in Japan was too short. Today we took the train back to Osaka, where we met Jim’s friend Carl for breakfast. Then it was on to the Kansai Osaka Airport where we arrived at noon. 285 more words

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Kansai Day 1

Hailey and I took the Shinkansen from Tokyo to Osaka.  It was far more pleasant than the Amtrak trains I am used to riding back and forth to school.   577 more words

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Love in bamboo grove by requisitus


2015, Japan, Kyoto, Arashiyama.
The beautiful bamboo grove in Arashiyama.

Took me almost 3 hours of waiting for this place to clear up from random tourists going up and down the path. 35 more words

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Love in bamboo grove by requisitus

2015, Japan, Kyoto, Arashiyama.
The beautiful bamboo grove in Arashiyama.

Took me almost 3 hours of waiting for this place to clear up from random tourists going up and down the path. 42 more words

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DAY 2 - A DAY IN KOBE, Kobe

Before we headed south to Kumano Kodo, we based ourselves in Osaka.  From Osaka, we were spoiled with options of destinations for day trips.  On our first day we picked Yoshino.  587 more words

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