We continued our journey through southern Japan, visited the wonderful city of Nagasaki (known as the Rio de Janeiro of Japan) and hiked on a ferrytale-like island called Yakushima.
Isn’t it true – that we travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us? The gladdest moments in my life have always been there when I was departuring into unknown lands. Leaving Tokyo and spending some time in the woods, in the “other Japan”, was definitely one them.
Our challenging road by train, plane, boat and car through Japan: Tokyo (4 days) – Tsumago (3 days) – Nara (4 days) – Nagasaki (3 days) – Kagoshima (1 day) – Yakushima (2 days) – Kagoshima (1 day) – Okinawa (9 days) – Tokyo (1 day). But let’s start with day one and why I […]
We happily arrived in Tokyo 🙂 But WordPress again was too quick to send out the email. An update will follow very soon about our first days here. Sorry for the long wait – having twins, travel and writing blog posts take some time!