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Japan 2018

Japan 2018

Japan 2018 Travel

Tokyo times

From the tranquillity of the Kumano Kodo area, we take a bullet train to Tokyo. The sound of the birds and the wind in the trees disappear and instead we are assaulted by different electronic bleebs of every kind. After a couple of hours…

22 October 2018
Japan 2018 Travel

Pilgrims in Kumano

We love to hike. More accurately, we are learning to love to hike, because we seem like the type of people who push ourselves that way, but somehow we only do it intermittently. And so, when friends told me that one of the best…

2 October 2018
Japan 2018 Travel

Kyoto Times

Sometimes, it rains in Japan. The past couple of weeks, it has become abundantly clear that it rains in Japan and that this causes problems. Thankfully, the only problem with the rain we encountered, was getting drenched. As true Northerners, we wouldn’t let it…

12 September 2018
Japan 2018 Travel

Hiroshima highlights

Getting to Hiroshima means getting on a train. In Japan. With Japanese lettering. Thankfully everything’s geared towards foreigners as well. Japanese hospitality providing us with Western-style letter, so we are able to find our train, find the spot where we have to wait for…

22 August 2018
Japan 2018 Travel

Osaka arrival

We are up in the air! On our way to our next adventure in the iconic KLM-blue. We’ve packed our bags, downloaded books, bought horrific amounts of candy for the flight and have done what I always forget travelling’s also about: waited and waited…

15 August 2018