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Autumn in Japan Finale: Whimsical Korankei park and Fun in Nagoya

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all happy and well. Winter has come (at least for me, lol). So here’s my final blog for this year’s Autumn in Japan blog series. https://youtu.be/NcTiQm2uaiU My first Solo Night bus ride  I booked another solo bus trip with Willer Express from Ikebukuro to Nagoya station, only this time, I… Continue reading Autumn in Japan Finale: Whimsical Korankei park and Fun in Nagoya

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Hachioji’s 39th Vibrant Ginkgo Festival

Hello everyone! Last week was Hachioji’s Ginkgo Festival and I thought it would be fun to add it to our Autumn in Japan blog series. Ginkgo Festival is called Ichou Matsuri in Japanese and it is held on a weekend when Ginkgo trees change their color to bright yellow.  https://youtu.be/MfPesN2enJI We decided to go to… Continue reading Hachioji’s 39th Vibrant Ginkgo Festival

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Going SOLO in NAGANO part 1

Hello everyone! Welcome to Autumn in Japan blog series. https://youtu.be/3l-0bkyBO7g Last week, I found out about a bus company called Willer Express and decided to take a bus ride to Nagano city. It was only 3,800JPY for a roundtrip bus ticket from Shinjuku to Nagano. It was really cheap because of the roundtrip discount! Plus,… Continue reading Going SOLO in NAGANO part 1

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Mount Tsukuba in Early Autumn

https://youtu.be/9tp6obz-evU Hello everyone! Welcome to another blog for Autumn in Japan series. Last week, K and I needed some time away from the city so we decided to check Mount Tsukuba’s autumn colors. It was about a 90-minute drive from our place but we got there in the afternoon already. K parked the car just… Continue reading Mount Tsukuba in Early Autumn