Going to Edo

Bearethere's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 24 countries, posted 329 pictures and written 169 entries in 29 travel blogs
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Member Since
May 1, 2006

About Bearethere

Favourite music
All kinds
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Favourite movie
Franco Zeffereli's Romeo and Juliet
English and I can get by in French
Favourite quote
"I am not born for one corner. The whole world is my native land." Seneca
Interests and hobbies
Travel, reading, movies, writing
Favourite book
One Hundred Years of Solitude, Cold Mountain

Recent Entries by Bearethere

  • Going to Edo - Nov 12, 2016

    Edo: the original capital of Japan is somewhere we have both wanted to see for decades. It is situated close enough to Tokyo to get to on a Shinkansen in roughly 1 hour and 30 minutes. The trains l...

  • Historic City - Nov 11, 2016

    We travelled to the city of Hiroshima on the bullet train. It turned out that the day we visited was November 11th. The weather was gorgeous that day. It was sunny and calm and the city is lovely. ...

  • Castles for days Bud! - Nov 10, 2016

    We had to have a peek at Himeji. Or Himeji-jo to be more accurate as it is a castle in Himeji. Jo meaning castle. It was a short ride on the train to Himeji. It's a fairly big place but condensed e...

Travel Blogs by Bearethere

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