Category Archives: Japan

Trip in Japan Day 7 – Break Day, Rail Museum, Nagoya Shopping

Today was a break day for us. Originally I never planned any rest days but my friend didn’t want to travel to places every single day in case it was too much of a tow so, we did our separate things today.

Nagoya on a rainy day.

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Trip in Japan Day 5 – Kyoto. Kiyomizu Temple, Nijo Castle, Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

Our destination today was Kyoto because we wanted to see the more traditional side of Japan.

Tokyo wasn’t always the capital. It’s a tradition for wherever the emperor dwells to become the capital and before Tokyo, it was Kyoto. Kyoto was the second capital of Japan between 794 – 1868 before Tokyo.

Off to Kyoto!

 

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Trip in Japan Day 4 – Shinkansens and Green Seat Carriages

Today we were going to move base to Nagoya because it was in between the other places we wanted to visit next.

It was also going to be our first time on the Shinkansen (Bullet Trains) which was exciting because they looked awesome to travel on.

Off to the Shinkansen Bullet Trains!

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