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The last full day in Japan, and the Osaka Castle 3D illumination was a pretty spectacular way to end it.
The day started off, again very slowly. In general, unless you're a businessman rushing to catch a morning train, days begin much later in Japan than they do in Australia. Shops seem to start their trading hours around 10am, and even at …
We had grand plans for shopping, Osaka aquarium and a visit to Osaka castle for the 3d illumination after dark, but once again temperature and motivation were barriers to getting everything done that we wanted to do.
I think our ambitious schedules, which worked at the beginning of the trip, are just starting to catch up with us a little …
Today was the inevitable, but sad day where we moved on from Kyoto, and made our last city hop of the trip. Back to Osaka, where this all began, almost 3 weeks ago.
We packed up our belongings, and walked out of our spacious apartment for the last time. The Sakara Apartment was a fantastic find, and is probably the most comfortable place …
Today we got to have a sleep in, which was much appreciated by everyone. Breakfast was an amazing, huge buffet with all kinds of western and Japanese foods. Kids 6 and under were free, but I don't think they counted on kids like ours who had three plates! There was a slight hiccup when we went to get our tickets - JTB had put the wrong date on the …
Today it was time to sadly say good bye to Kyoto and the lovely ryokan. I was a bit worried about all of our luggage, but in the end we were fine and everyone was able to get their own luggage to the train station - even the little kids. After a quick trip to the post office to send off our new books and magazines, we headed to the right platform …
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