'High above the valley floor, this double loop bridge was constructed to withstand earthquakes. It's 1.1 kilometers long and 45 meters high. The diameter is 80 meters. Since opening in 1981, it has become one of landmarks in Kawazu.'
Cool in the pool!!!!!! August 5th 2007 Another perfect weekend away with Mario at Izu, my favourite peninsula! I love Izu because it feels like it is miles away from Japan, like somewhere in Europe almost! The scenery is so beautiful and everyone is relaxed and friendly - it has a real holiday feel! ... read more
Asia » Japan » Shizuoka » Izu 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
Read about my travels around the world.
After completing my Early Childhood Education degree in Adelaide, Australia, my love of travelling and setting foot into the unknown took me to Japan. I taught at an English Kindergarten for two amazing years while admiring the glorious Mt Fuji and exploring Japan from Hokkaido to Okinawa and everywhere in between. I was lucky to meet Mario in Japan and now we are engaged and living in Spain.
We have no idea what the future holds, but we’re sure it will be adventurous!
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