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    Default Back from japan!



    back in Australia from my 3 week holiday in japan ,allot of travel, visited sapporo/hokkaido,sendai,minamisoma,fukushima,tokyo,hakone, shizuoka,nagano,osaka,hiroshima,fukoka,saganagasak i,nozawaonsen nagano and a few other places i forgot


    great food,modern country with old traditions ,very humble people.

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    Default Re: Back from japan!

    Welcome back!

    Great pics, looks like a good vacation!
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    Default Re: Back from japan!

    Hi Yobbo,

    Awesome images. I was there a few years ago with the family, we were in Shinjuku (Tokyo), Kyoto and saw the Hiroshima Peace Memorial.

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    Default Re: Back from japan!

    Wow, that's a trip of lifetime! Great pics. Great country. I have visited many years ago. I also want to visit Australia some day.
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    Great pics and congrats on an action-packed vacation.
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    Glad you had a great time! beautiful photos! Bill
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    Default Re: Back from japan!

    Nice pix. I used to live in Japan (Yokohama) years ago. Since 2008 I go back two times per year for two months each time. I've been to all these place that you've took pictures of. The picture of the Tokyo Tower, you can barely see in the background the ferris wheel with the Cosmo clock in the center of it. That area was my main hangout when I lived there. I also used to go to Kyoto and Osaka every visit via the Shinkansen. That Tokyo Sky Tree is a pretty amazing structure too. One of main things I do while there is to visit as many temples and shrines as possible. I could spend an entire week in just Kamakura visiting all of the temples and shrines there. Nice picture of Fujisan too. Next time I go I'll have to climb it again. Haven't done that since I lived there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Iz2TheSkyz View Post
    Nice pix. I used to live in Japan (Yokohama) years ago. Since 2008 I go back two times per year for two months each time. I've been to all these place that you've took pictures of. The picture of the Tokyo Tower, you can barely see in the background the ferris wheel with the Cosmo clock in the center of it. That area was my main hangout when I lived there. I also used to go to Kyoto and Osaka every visit via the Shinkansen. That Tokyo Sky Tree is a pretty amazing structure too. One of main things I do while there is to visit as many temples and shrines as possible. I could spend an entire week in just Kamakura visiting all of the temples and shrines there. Nice picture of Fujisan too. Next time I go I'll have to climb it again. Haven't done that since I lived there.
    Ahhh, Kamakura - what a special place.

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    Welcome Home ! Thanks for sharing those great pics. I've never left OZ . I'd need someone to hold my hand in a city that big . Good on you !
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    Default Re: Back from japan!

    Welcome back, Rob, and thanks for sharing the great pics!
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