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

DAY 4 (CON'T) Cutting through the Naramachi district whilst on route to Gango-ji.  Actually the map does not state Naramachi, it only indicates to keep walking straight. Only realised when writing this now that the district that I passed through was actually Naramachi 😛 More on Naramachi here - http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e4108.html. The former merchant district of … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 4 Osaka & Nara Day Trip Part 4

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 2 Osaka Part 2

DAY 2 (CON'T) There was a brief bout of rain whilst I was having my lunch. After finishing lunch, walked around the station area and explored the shops in the huge sprawling complex while deciding where to go next ...... If Tokyo Station is huge and crazy to navigate, then sprawling Osaka Station City takes … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 2 Osaka Part 2