Osaka & Nara February 10th 2012 Sadly this is our last Blog for Japan as after Osaka and Nara we headed up to Happo One for a few days of ski-ing, which was amazing fun but not really worth blogging about.
We had an evening in Osaka which is famous for its food and is said to be the food capital of Japan. Its two most famous dishes are blowfish (and you can see live blowfish swimming in the tanks outside most of the restaura ... read more
Asia » Japan » Nara 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
This is our travel blog for our trip around Africa, and all the places we have visited.
We are shipping our Landrover out to Africa and will be picking it up in Walvis Bay Namibia
We are planning on visiting the following countries
We will write a different blog for each country we visit and post a route map and itinery of where we are going and planning to visit for each country
here is a rough route map of our whole trip
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