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Japan Wrap Up – Daily Average $73 Per Person
Oct 8

Japan Wrap Up – Daily Average $73 Per Person
By Dave and Vicky

Two weeks in Japan – see our impressions, travel tips, and cost break down!

Day Trip to Miyajima
Oct 5

Day Trip to Miyajima
By Vicky

We decided it was time to get out of the city and see some nature, first hand, by hiking up Mt. Misen (~550m), with some couchsurfing couples we met along the way!

War And Peace – The Japanese Perspective On WW2
Oct 4

War And Peace – The Japanese Perspective On WW2
By Dave

Vicky and I had the privilege of visiting two museums in Japan; one in Tokyo celebrating the Japanese involvement in ww2, and one in Hiroshima appealing for world peace.

Tokyo Top Ten
Oct 3

Tokyo Top Ten
By Vicky

We finally made it to Tokyo! 4 days in the nation’s capital and so much to do we could have stayed a week. Here is a list of 10 of our favorite outings.

Taking It To Takayama
Sep 30

Taking It To Takayama
By Dave

Rounding off our visit to the alps with two nights in a hotel in Takayama before heading to the big city!

Ascending The Japanese Alps Into Farmville
Sep 29

Ascending The Japanese Alps Into Farmville
By Dave

Making our way to rural Japan, nothing resembling Kyoto here!

Temple Tour of Kyoto On Foot
Sep 28

Temple Tour of Kyoto On Foot
By Vicky

We rounded off our 4 day visit to Kyoto by visiting a few more temples, as well as staying with a Japanese family for two nights!

First Days In Kyoto
Sep 24

First Days In Kyoto
By Dave

Kyoto is a city with over 2000 temples. Vicky and I saw them all…OK, not really, but it feels like it!

Nightmare In Nara, Japan
Sep 21

Nightmare In Nara, Japan
By Dave

Ghoulish tale of a night in Nara – gather around the fire!

Doing Osaka In One Day
Sep 20

Doing Osaka In One Day
By Vicky

What is it like to actually spend a full day traveling? See our thoughts on one day in Osaka, Japan.

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