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JAPAN | Sunday, 7 Mar 2010 | Views [518] | Comments [3]

Shikoku is very pretty and hilly. It's unfortunate that there is so much construction on and between the hills but I can imagine what the landscape would look like untouched if I try hard enough. I'm staying at my first "ryokan". That's a ... Read more >

Just a Quick One

JAPAN | Friday, 5 Mar 2010 | Views [634] | Comments [2]

I'm sick of being on this computer so I'll make it quick. I visited Osaka castle. It's pretty neat on the outside and fun to explore the grounds. You can climb the battlements but the stairs are pretty freaky. Lots of steep steps and no handrails. The ... Read more >

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JAPAN | Wednesday, 3 Mar 2010 | Views [289]

Quick note: if you want to place a comment or access links just click on the post title. It will open to the full post and give you some options.

Tags: comments, links

Airplanes and Futons

JAPAN | Wednesday, 3 Mar 2010 | Views [536]

I`ve made it to Japan, I'm in Osaka and it's 5:00 AM. This will be my second day here so I plan to do the tourist thing on foot. The flight wasn't as bad as I had expected though 13 hours from Toronto to Tokyo still isn't that fun. (a note to my parents:... Read more >

Tags: hayao miyazaki, hostel u-en, osaka, osaka aquarium, totoro

Photos: Osaka, Japan - 01.03.10 - 06.03.10

JAPAN | Wednesday, 3 Mar 2010 | Photo Gallery

First stop in Japan
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And it's Cheaper Too!

CANADA | Saturday, 20 Feb 2010 | Views [400]

Here's a link to the hostel I'm staying at in Osaka. It's pretty funky looking and there's a cafe below. Check out the photos!

Tags: hostel, osaka

Butterflies are bastards

CANADA | Wednesday, 17 Feb 2010 | Views [890] | Comments [1]

I'm back home from the Vancouver visit. I had a blast and it was great to catch up with a good friend in person. Now it's time to finalize everything for the big trip. My plans are changing again! I never had a solid itinerary anyhow so it's not a problem;... Read more >

Tags: countdown, itinerary, preparation

Wild, Wild West (?)

CANADA | Saturday, 30 Jan 2010 | Views [412]

Well, maybe not so wild, but pretty nifty! I've been in Vancouver for nearly a week now. Bam. What a place to be! It's really something to wake up to mountains in the morning (as well as the sounds of the sky train). The air seems fresher here too, ... Read more >

Tags: vancouver

Photos: Vancouver 2010

CANADA | Friday, 29 Jan 2010 | Photo Gallery

Photos from my wanderings of the city
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