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Naha, Okinawa, Japan

Two weeks after our Hokkaido trip, we went to Okinawa for a weekend. This trip occurred because I found a cheap flight to Vancouver on Cathay but it had to first originate from a city in Japan via Hong Kong then to Vancouver. I had never been to Okinawa so off we went after buying a […]

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Hokkaido Roadtrip- Day 4: Akan National Park

Drove to Akan National Park and saw their 3 famous lakes. Lake 1: Mashu- Ko is allegedly the most beautiful lake in Japan. In the middle of the lake is a little island. Apparently the island is a grandma who turned into stone waiting for the grandson who never returned. Also the lake is covered […]

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Hokkaido Roadtrip – Day 1: Furano and Biel

After 1.5 long years, M was finally coming back to HK. This end of 1.5 years coincided with my mothers 60th birthday. Since she wanted to go to Hokkaido, and M was departing Japan, we went on a little road trip around Hokkaido. Hokkaido is quite large, and covers around 20% of the land of […]

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Nikko, Japan

We were planning to go climb Mt.Fuji in late June, but the 130km/h wind and thunderstorm put a stop to that. So we decided to head to Nikko National Park instead on a day trip which turned out to be a dumb idea. Our itinerary in Nikko: 1.Board train at 7:45 arriving at Nikko Station at […]

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