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10 things I loved about Japan

From November to December 2017, I spent 11 days visiting numerous cities and towns in Japan. Here are 10 things I loved about Japan’s culture and lifestyle. 833 more words

Miyajima – the perfect day trip

7th December 2017

Today we took a ferry to Miyajima, a sizeable island just off the coast of Hatsukaichi. It took just under an hour of travelling from Hiroshima City. 382 more words

Mt. Inari hiking through Fushimi Inari Shrine

Fushimi Inari Shrine is popular to visit now, wearing Kimono. (Japanese traditional clothes) Fushimi Inari Shrine is located in Mt. Inari and it is a nice hiking area too. 99 more words

Beauty Arround Every Corner

When we first got to Hiroshima I knew I wanted to visit the torii gate in the sea, I didn’t know much about it but it is one of those iconic pictures of Japan that you always see. 1,517 more words


Fushimi Inari Taisha

おはようございます! Of all the beautiful places we saw, the shrine Fushimi Inari Taisha was our absolute favourite. It’s just 10 minutes from Kyoto Station, so on our last day we dropped off our luggage at some lockers, hopped on the train, and explored this magical place before we returned to Tatebayashi and everyday life. 454 more words


A day in Hakone: Mount Fuji, Lake Ashi, onsen and more

Earlier this year, I was lucky enough to spend two weeks exploring Japan. I absolutely fell in love with everything about the country, and I’d go so far as to say it was one of my favourite trips ever! 1,489 more words

Mr. Sato visits the "shrine of money" in Kyoto

Turns out, if you want to pray for money, there’s a really long line. 735 more words