The Osaka Aquarium is located in the Tempozan Harbor Village in the Osaka Bay Area., located in the Minato ward. It is one of the largest public aquariums in the world. There are… Continue reading
Osaka Castle – the scene of many of Japan’s most important and defining events. The second largest city outside of Tokyo in Japan.
The Deer of Nara are certainly a famous image – as is the Toidaiji Temple. A great easy day trip from Kyoto or Osaka.
There is so much to see in Kyoto, with almost 2,000 temples you won’t see it all.
With over 1,600 temples in Kyoto you are not going to see them all. There is so much to cover but the best thing is to just get out there and amongst it. Don’t have a shopping list of “selfies” – just enjoy spending time in the town and see what you see.
Takayama in Japan’s Gifu Prefecture. Set in the mountains it retains a magical piece of history with preserved streets and buildings dating from the Edo Period.
Wednesday 19 November 2014: Today was a little different to our normal pattern – we were excited to be meeting up again with our good friend Fredy from Drivers with Distinction. Over the… Continue reading