Tantalising Tokyo February 27th 2017 Arrived in Tokyo and it is a huge difference from the little town of Fujisan every building looks a million foot high. I got off the bus and i think i stood in one spot for about 30 minutes trying to figure out which route to take out of the bus station alone god help me eh. Finally i gave up and went to the tourist information centre and got some directions to my hostel and off i went. Checked in ... read more
Asia » Japan » Tokyo » Shinjuku 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 a girl swiftly approaching the big 30 and decided that its time to take life by the horns and finally go and see this big old world that we live in.
I will be travelling around China and then hopefully on to Japan all things permitting. I will get the oppertunity to teach in a Chinese school and see so many amazing things!!
So time to tuck my nerves in my belt and just go for it!! nobody will hand you the world you have to go out and get it!!
Wish me luck i think im going to need it big scaredy cat that i am.... full info