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3 Days of Hiking and Biking the Best of Kansai

3 Days of Hiking and Biking the Best of Kansai

Located in the middle of Japan, the Kansai region includes of two of the country’s most visited cities: Kyoto and Osaka. Kyoto is a city steeped with Japanese culture and history. This previous capital city is known for its shrines and temples as there is almost one on every corner– with 17 of them being registered UNESCO Heritage […]

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Foto Friday: Tokyo, Japan

Foto Friday: Tokyo Tower, Japan

Every Friday I’ll be sharing a photo from someplace in my travels. This week’s photo is of Tokyo Tower at night in Japan. Once a symbol of Tokyo, Tokyo Tower stands proudly amidst the buildings downtown. The first time I went to Tokyo, I was expecting this grand, futuristic skyline, only to be disappointed when I […]

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Famous Regional Omiyage Across Japan

Famous Regional Omiyage Across Japan

A few months ago I talked about omiyage in Japan. A lot of people seemed intrigued about this aspect of Japanese culture so I thought I’d talk more about famous omiyage throughout the different regions of the country. If you don’t remember what an omiyage is, it’s like an obligatory souvenir that you bring back […]

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Travel Tuesdays on Besudesu Abroad

Travel Tuesdays: Interview with Kayla of The Princess of Tea

On Tuesdays, Besudesu Abroad would like to feature another really awesome traveler in various forms. Some Tuesdays may be interviews, while other may feature guest posts, videos and more! This week we would like to introduce Kayla of The Princess of Tea. Kayla is a twenty-two year old studying International Relations at a Canadian university, with a passion for travel and […]

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