Hi, I’m Gisella. This is my old travel diary.

The World. From a blonde's point of view

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Mission: "solo" Japan. Yatta!!!

October 30th, 2012. On flight from Dar Es Salaam to Tokyo.

This way, my first journey to Japan started! Going to Japan has been one of my dreams, since long time. After over two years living in Africa, finally I had the chance to plan an holiday in the Land of the Raising Sun.

Everything has been organized into the minimum detail. And the journey has been just great! Some weeks after coming back to Tanzania, I put order in thousands pictures and in my traveler's notes.

It's finally time to post about Japan. Enjoy!

9 Aug 2013 - 2:58pm
Along the road in Koyasan, Japan

As the sun was finally high in the sky, I took my way to Koyasan town. Still half a day hiking, before getting back to Osaka -...

8 Aug 2013 - 7:19pm
Okunoin Koya-San
Okunoin Graveyard, Koyasan, Japan

I woke up around 5.30 in the morning, as everybody in Koyasan. Morning's prayers take place at 6.00 at the temple, and it doesn't...

25 Jun 2013 - 9:15pm
Shojoshin-in Koya-San
My "shukubo" room at Shojoshin-in temple, Koyasan (Japan)

In a few words, my sister found the photos taken in Koyasan. Kind of no-way, now I really need to tell about this place.***It has...

5 May 2013 - 1:54pm
#ramen --- made by me

In a moment of huge Japan-sickness, today I made experiments in the kitchen of my family's restaurant. Ladies and gentlemen, I "...

7 Apr 2013 - 9:08pm
The b-Mobile data sim card by DoCoMo.

Bit of disappointment, when I discovered that Tanzanian mobile companies don't do roaming service in Japan. But... whatever!...

21 Mar 2013 - 9:04pm
Into the metro, in Tokyo (Japan)

It's not a secret - I really appreciate a cool car, much more if it is my own car. On the other hand I'm a girl from the city,...

7 Feb 2013 - 11:11pm
Landscape in Hama-rikyu Teien, Tokyo

Back to last November. Fallen in the middle of Tokyo since a couple of days. Been there, done that. Not all over the places yet,...

2 Feb 2013 - 12:07am
Taxi in Ginza, Tokyo

Ginza has been just the first of many changes of plan that I did... following my (ehm) stomach. Another memorable place, done for...

25 Jan 2013 - 8:34pm
Akihabara, Tokyo

No need to tell. Akihabara is the first place that I explored, just arrived in Tokyo! Maybe I'll tell about "the thing between me...