Category Archives: Osaka

The expensive long weekend is over

Hey, what’s money anyway? I often say to family and friends when the prospect of me and/or Veronica travelling comes up in conversation – I don’t spend my money at the pub or on the pokies, travel is my 50’s … Continue reading

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Get out the blinkers and ear plugs!

Yes I can be a snob, short tempered and lack tolerance. All these hidden traits returned on the evening flight  JQ20 from Osaka to Gold Coast. When I first went to Japan, it was on the cheap, and only happened … Continue reading

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Leaving Japan earlier than planned

I finally got to K’s House Hostel in Kuramae about 9:00pm and after checking in, went looking for food and a telephone. I had bought a 1,000Y phone card at the Hostel which should get me about 20 minutes talk … Continue reading

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