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Ohanami – お花見 (Flower viewing) in Kurume

Hello July! Hello Summer! July came! It means Summer has come. And I’m in the last month of the age 21 and also the last month (1 month and a half actually) of mine in Japan.  As you can see, my time in Japan is running out as fast as the rocket speed, which urges me… Continue reading Ohanami – お花見 (Flower viewing) in Kurume

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The first solo travel (Part 3): Nara – Kobe

              NARA I made it to Nara at midday and spent several hours walking around Nara Park and checking out some spots here. Like Kyoto, Nara used to be the capital city of Japan and is visited by many people. It is famous for Todai-ji Temple where is house of a giant Buddha – Daibutsu… Continue reading The first solo travel (Part 3): Nara – Kobe

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The first solo travel (Part 2) : Kyoto

            Finally, I got to Kyoto, the land of history, culture and tradition of Japan after 9 hours on bus. My mission at that time was finding the way to get to my host house from the station. I used couchsurfing to ask for a place to stay instead of… Continue reading The first solo travel (Part 2) : Kyoto

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The first solo travel (Part 1) : Tokyo

I just got back to Fukuoka after my first solo trip ever. I have had a bad memory with group travel so I decided to travel on my own, hitting Tokyo, Kyoto, Nara and Kobe. TOKYO DAY 1: ASAKUSA – UENO – CITY CENTER I left for Tokyo on the 16th and slept over at… Continue reading The first solo travel (Part 1) : Tokyo