Kamakura and Relaxation May 2nd 2010 The last Golden Week. The last chance to travel around Japan and see another part of Japan before I headed home in September, the last chance to visit with friends. The last everything it felt like. I had had a little dream before I went to Japan; that I would go to all the main islands before coming home. Okinawa was the last island, well technically islands, that I had to go to. After consultin ... read more
Asia » Japan » Kanagawa » Kamakura 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 am currently living in Beppu, Japan for a 2 year graduate study and exploring another part of Japan again. And what a difference it is! I have also lived in Sendai, Japan for 3 years with the Eikaiwa Amity and have finally moved back home to the US. I'm not done traveling and I will keep updating where I've been and hopefully will add more blogs to come with my travels.
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