Journey in Japan a day-by-day account

Journey in Japan with our day-by-day account as we trek across the country, explore the local culture, experience exotic foods and meet interesting people. This is not meant to be a rough guide but a general account of each day we spent in Japan. Below is a summary of our first journey in Japan with links to

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An Adventure in Japan

Imagine taking an adventure to 12 different Japanese locations in a short span of 22 days. It might sound crazy or adventurous, but that is exactly what Linaka and I did. With very little knowledge of the area, a basic understanding of Japanese and too much luggage to hull around, we managed to travel around

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Harajuku, Tokyo Fashion Style Area

We had a fun time exploring Akihabara in the morning, but now it was time to visit Harajuku. I had heard so much about this area and I never dreamed of visiting it, but today was another fun day of sightseeing. Harajuku a place for fashion and food I had seen music videos and programs on

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Akihabara, Tokyo’s Electric Town

This morning we returned to Akihabara and experienced what we didn’t experience the first time around. When we first arrived in Tokyo about 3 weeks earlier we decided to visit Akihabara. At that time we had a tour guide who was walking us around certain parts of the city. The weather was not very nice

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Returning to Shinjuku, Tokyo

Kanazawa was a nice city to visit and if we had more time it would have been nice to stay there a little longer. It would have been great to explore the local area and tourist sites some more. Although it was a short visit, it was a great place. Today we made our way back

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Kanazawa a Fun and Rainy Day

Today started off cold and rainy, but it turned out to be a nice day. Although we froze through most of the day, we had a lot of fun going to various places. The best way to explain this day is with the following words: ninja temple, pottery, Kanazawa castle, local markets, geisha district and

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