Japan 2013: Day 4 Osaka & Nara Day Trip Part 2

DAY 4 (CON'T) Decided to take the bus rather than walk (which will take around 30 min) as I felt a bit lazy to walk. Before I go on for the itinerary for the rest of the afternoon, here is some background information on Nara. http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2165.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nara,_Nara Nara was the original or rather 'old' capital … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 4 Osaka & Nara Day Trip Part 2

Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 5

DAY 3 (CON'T) Interesting sight of another 'wild' deer 'chasing' after a lady whilst walking back to the pier ...... Bought a stick of fried oysters to try from one of the roadside stalls. Fried food tastes so good in cold weather ...... lol Note: The original picture was too dark, so did some touch-up/editing … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 5

Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 4

DAY 3 (CON'T) Reached Miyajima after a short 10 min ferry ride. Never realised it was this fast 😛 First of the many deers on the island itself ...... Talking the walk straight to my next destination - Itsukushima Shrine. Some sights along the way ...... Hiroshima mainland (view from the shoreline) ...... Spotted a … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 4