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Trip: japan

There are [8] stories from my trip: japan


long boat to china

JAPAN | Friday, 27 Apr 2007 | Views [551]

i can see it now ... cruising in the carribean, cocktails by the poolside, tennis on the starboard deck, big-screen cinema, dinner cabaret entertainment, black jack, gleaming teak interiors. no wait, that`s an ad for the "fair princess" cruise ... Read more >

Tags: Relaxation


kobe

JAPAN | Wednesday, 25 Apr 2007 | Views [410]

once in kobe, we hopped on the train to our hostel. we missed our stop and ended up back in oosaka. i wasn't particularly enamoured with oosaka the first time, the second time, i really wasn't impressed! why do you do this to me oosaka? we could ... Read more >

Tags: Misadventures


oosaka

JAPAN | Monday, 23 Apr 2007 | Views [591]

i readily admit that i have a terrible sense of direction.  but today has taken it too far - i have been walking 2 hours in entirely the wrong direction!  so it is time for catching up on my journal and photo album before i go crazy!  oosaka is not my ... Read more >

Tags: Lost!


nara

JAPAN | Friday, 20 Apr 2007 | Views [481]

it`s all about the deer here.  they roam about nara koen (the park), mugging tourists for specially-prepared deer biscuits, and scare small children.  the hundreds of turtles in sarusaawa pond on the other hand, are content to stack themselves vertically ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing


Gallery: japan

JAPAN | Monday, 16 Apr 2007 | Photo Gallery

36 views of mount fuji
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kyoto

JAPAN | Monday, 16 Apr 2007 | Views [425]

more temples?  oh, you shouldn't have!

Tags: Sightseeing


fuji go ko

JAPAN | Sunday, 15 Apr 2007 | Views [543]

36 views of mount fuji

Tags: Mountains


tokyo

JAPAN | Friday, 13 Apr 2007 | Views [495]

a place of contradictions - you must not smoke whilst walking, but feel free to cycle on the footpath without a helmet!

Tags: Sightseeing