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... thankful for this trip what I was able to experience in such a short amount of time. Even though it was a quick trip for me I've learned a lot.
One of the things that is different in Japan vs Korea is that they drive on the left side of the road and in the vehicles the drivers are on the right side, not the left side like in Korea ...
... Friday afternoon. This means that I will be able to head back to Korea Friday afternoon after picking up my passport.
For the rest of day and all day tomorrow I will take time to explore the area and I in. I will post pictures of my adventures.
Leaving Korea for a couple of days and entering Japan!!
I made it to Japan a couple of hours ago. Instead of a 3-hour tour, I took a 3-hour boat ride from Busan, South Korea to Fukuoka, Japan. After getting off the boat and going through Immigration and Customs I had to make sure and exchange my Korean currency, which is won, to the Japan currency when is Yen. I then had to figure out how to get where I ...
... and went to nishijin, a part of the city with small shops and bought yet more stuff ... that we really ;) needed :) Finally we ended up in some more shops, bought yet another luggage and went back to the hotel. We are staying in a beautiful hotel, with very friendly personnel and a very big room. It is a shame that we are only staying for one night. Anyway, to make the most of it, we decided to relax a bit in our room, re-shuffle our stuff ...
... mountain peaks, one of which is Mt.Kumamoto is the one that actually
erupted. After a number of photo opportunities from the rim of the crater we drove
down into the crater and up into the mountains. I had no idea where we were
headed but we ended up driving right to Mt. Kumamoto where we could see and
smell the steam and ash spewing out of it. What an amazing sight!! I never
thought we would be this close to an active volcano on this trip!
The next day ...