Destinations

Arriving in Seoul South Korea

Japan to South Korea via Peach Airlines It was finally time to leave Japan and we had a very early flight on “Peach” airlines.  The flight from Osaka to South Korea was only $160US for both of us. That morning we figured out why.  The flight time was set for …

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Our last few days in Japan

During our last few days in Japan we were hoping quickly between Airbnb’s.  We ended up staying in 3 Airbnb’s in just 3 nights trying to find the cheapest possible accommodation.  We were apparently there during one of the holiday’s so there was an influx of local travelers.  Prices surged …

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Day Trip to Nara Japan

Ashley and I had heard from a lot of people that a day trip to Nara Japan was worth the time.   It sounded like another round of temples but we decided to go and give it a shot for something different.   Getting there was really straight forward.  You can hop …

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Universal Studios and Kobe Japan

Harry Potter at Universal Studios and Kobe Japan We recently settled into our second AirBNB in Osaka but forgot to take photos!  After getting settled in and taking a couple days to catch up on things we decided to go to Universal Studio’s Japan. Ashley was very excited because this …

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Osaka aquarium and Dotonbori

Our first day in Osaka Japan The first day after we arrived in Japan we took a little walk around the area.  It was obvious immediately that this was a much different city than Tokyo.   Even though it’s just 2 hours away the people in Osaka dressed and acted much …

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Goodbye Tokyo, Hello Osaka!

Our Last Few Days in Tokyo Japan For our last couple days in Japan we decided to slow down the pace a bit.  We took it easy during the afternoon one day and then headed to the Roppongi district for dinner.  We stumbled across a place that had a lot …

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RTW Travel Stats

Below is a table keeping track of some stats from our trip.   We’ll be updating this as we go and adding to it! A few things to note: Airfare/Train Cost – We are budgeting airfare, trains, and general transportation from one destination to the next in a separate budget from …

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A few days in Tokyo Japan

We spent a few days in Tokyo Japan walking around and taking in the sights.  We were fortunate that our hostel was in a good location so we were able to see a lot nearby.    Even though Tokyo is the world’s largest city by population, we were surprised how it …

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