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Reunion In Japan

Reunion In JapanAfter a couple of days of laying low in Osaka solo, the day had finally come when I’d get to see my mom and sister again for the first time in nearly… 19 more words

Reunion In Japan

After a couple of days of laying low in Osaka solo, the day had finally come when I’d get to see my mom and sister again for the first time in nearly a year! 514 more words

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Shikoku Pilgrimage: A Henro's Photo Essay

It’s been a year since I began the Shikoku Pilgrimage across the island’s 88 Buddhist Temples. On July 1, it struck me that I was in the south of Japan, in Kochi, 365 days ago.  1,899 more words

Japan

$10 / night business hotel in Takamatsu, Japan

This was a REAL hotel, this was not a hostel. I really did only pay JPY2970 (+/-USD30) for 3 nights. This was one  of my proudest travel bargain moment. 546 more words

Travel

Crazy comparison shows why Tokyo’s massive train network even freaks out some Japanese people

The capital’s gigantic public transportation system can be a shock to the system for new arrivals. 305 more words

Japan

Manhole Monday: Takamatsu

Oh, summertime. You have arrived with a vengeance. My plans for the week include leaving the comfort of my air-conditioned apartment purely to seek out chilled noodles ( 379 more words

Uncover Japan

Kit Kat Japan Update

Back in 2014 I had the pleasure of visiting the first Kit Kat Chocolatory in Tokyo. Now there are eight stores across Japan, and I visited two more last year. 893 more words

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