Activewear, activewear, going to Japan in my activewear November 14th 2019 (
Day 2 and 3 in Tokyo have started the same way: in our activewear (see title/link above) and running around the Imperial Palace. It’s one of the most popular running routes in Tokyo and it’s not hard to see why; the moat, complete with pelicans and swans, and the perfectly manicured palace gardens are on one side and the sprawling metropolis of the city on the ot ... read more
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
I don't like being away from home for that long, said Charlie.
Maybe 3 weeks, he said.
I suppose we could go a bit longer seeing as it's our honeymoon. Definitely no more than 4, though.
So we compromised and are going adventuring for a grand total of 66 days with a Collins Family Christmas squeezed in there.
Nine and a half glorious weeks.
Japan - New Zealand - Australia - Preston
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