Travel Blogs from Fujisawa
... some lemonade which I found to be infused with sake once I took a sip (a nice little surprise). Also because of the festival, all of the Japanese girls had dressed up in their kimonos and had their hair done up. I don't think we could have had a more stereotypical welcome to Japan, sake and kimonos! We actually saw kimonos a great deal on our trip. I had assumed kimonos were the traditional dress for Japanese women so they would only wear them on traditional holidays ...
... about Tokyo, first of all the people are very kind and helpful, not like I had experienced when they travel to other countries. Also, I really liked the fact that Tokyo, whilst very modern, high tech and with the times, with clockwork transport and less poverty, you can still witness many of Japan's traditions in the city today still, with many women still being seen in Kimono and tea ceremonies still a popular activity in the city!
... no doubt a very proud owner. At the same stop where I spotted this I also came across a nice white custom scooter, Yamaha of some sort, Majesty perhaps. The scooters are what’s really different in Japan compared to Australia. They often customise them very nicely, with a big loud pipe and other shiny bits. Very few Australians make this kind of effort, I think scooters in our culture are still very much for *******.
... is the super hi-tech toilet in my dorm. It took me 5 mins to figure out how to flush it and there were so many buttons I was afraid to use it at all for fear of accidentally starting it's self destruct sequence. So now that I've uncovered the mysteries of the modern Japanese toilet, it's time to hit the sack,as I've got a 5am start and a whole day of sightseeing tomorrow. Oyasuminasai ...
... of the island I saw another smaller cave that was able to be reached with some bouldering and rock climbing but was not difficult. I was disappointed to discover that it was full of trash. So I decided to venture a little further around the island, where there were no other people. I ended up having to actually do some rock climbing and bouldering to reach my next few destinations, since as I found more caves I continued to be disappointed, so I ...
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