My Traveldiary

Diary: Vacation on Okinawa

A day to day diary of our trip to okinawa ...
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Diary: Osaka – halfday | 02.09.2019

10:00 wake up in Kyoto at a friends flat. He just freshly moved in with his girlfriend. The flat has 2 rooms, looks spacious, is quite centrally located and i think they mentioned they pay the same price as i ...
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Diary: Nara – halfday | 29.08.2019

11:00 wake up, breakfast and heading to Nara. The hostel i stayed in for the last couple days was unbelievable cheap still clean with a nice service. The breakfast was free and included even fruits such as grapes, pears and ...
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Diary: The Tokaido Trail

The Tokaido trail is a historic path connecting Kyoto and Tokyo along the coastline. It consist of 53 stations and was one of the viable routes for Samurais and merchants in the Edo period. However since it crosses a lot ...
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Diary: Tohoku Sandai Matsuri | 05.08-09.08

Goal: Visit the 3 great festivals in the Tohoku region - Kanto (Akita), Nebuta (Aomori), Tanabata (Sendai) additionally checking out the two great lakes Tazawa and Towada. 04.Aug 22:25 Start at Hachimachicho - nightbus My feet are actually still hurting ...
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Diary: Trip to Nikko | 02.08.2019

08:15 Let's start the day! I will be going with a flatmate today and we are going to purchase the nikko heritage pass to go to, around and from Nikko back for around 4000 yen. However we are only allowed ...
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Diary: Climbing Mt. Fuji | 31.07.2019

The 31.07 also marks the last day in my sharehouse. Naturally we had a farewell party which lasted until 3 am, which was quiet tiring considering that i had to wake up at 8 to clean up the rest of ...
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Diary: Nokogiriyama and Nihonji Temple | 22.06.2019

Although right in the raining season we decided to take a chance on Nokogiriyama since the weather won't stabilize anytime soon anyway. 09:30 starting from Ueno we needed around 2h and 2000 yen to get to Hota station. The train ...
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Day in my life 15.05.2019

Today is a special and exceptional day. Not because it's my birthday but because i didn't go to university although i was supposed to. It's because yesterday i just realized that i had to hand in an assignment. Initially i ...
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buddha statue with cap and jacket

Mt.Takao 12.05.2019

Actually i didn't want to write about this trip but Mt. Takao needs to have a  honorable mention. It is located east from Tokyo and is probably the nearest mountain around. Starting from Shinjuku Station it takes only around 1 ...
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