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Day 8- Middle Earth

The weather is gorgeous, at a clear and slightly humid 22°C. Setting out at 10:30 from the Khaosan Hostel (because it’s a holiday and early mornings are forbidden), I head straight to 7/11 to pick up an assortment of pastries and cold coffees for the day ahead. 367 more words


Kyoto Imperial Palace Cherry Blossoms

Situated in the northern part of Kyoto is the Kyoto Imperial Palace. There are a few big cherry blossom trees around the palace, although you need an advanced reservation to get inside the actual palace grounds. 498 more words


Day 9 - Blue skies, vermilion and green

Our pre-booked visit to Kyoto Imperial Palace was first on our agenda this morning.  We set off for our second day in Kyoto with the sun shining and sky blue. 276 more words


The Wonders of Japan.

Japan is a delightful blend of modern and traditional with a rich culture, stunning natural wonders, unique architecture, delicious cuisine and friendly welcoming people. Still relatively little visited by British travellers, it offers an amazing wealth of experiences. 603 more words