Japan oh Japan how wonderful October 5th 2009 21/09/09
I stepped off the plane after a good flight where the aircraft used was a rather old one with no TVs on the headrests , so I decided to sleep instead.
The humidity was the first thing that made me realise that I had arrived in another country and with Australia having so many Japanese travellers except for the writing you would not have felt out of place.
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Asia » Japan » Tokyo In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
Originally born in Rhodesia now Zimbabwe , I have traveled through most of southern africa.
Ten years ago I left my then home in south africa to travel the world but after 2 months , got stuck in the beautiful island of Guernsey in the channel islands.I have since then traveled to canada , done France and Spain on motorbikes , been to Finland on my way to Lithuania, been to Holland , Bulgaria , Ireland and am about to embark on a round the world trip east to west.... full info