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Osaka Castle

 

 

osaka castle

 

Beautifully standing in the middle of a lush and well-maintained park. The Osaka Castle is a building made with intricate details and well thought of design. An abundance of foliage covers the gardens around the castle grounds.

 

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The Japan Experience

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Pale sakura in Tokyo Imperial Palace, Akihabara, Gundam in Odaiba and me in a torii gate

 

Japan, an archipelago of 6,852 islands in East Asia. The four largest islands are Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku.  Honshu is the largest of the four and is where Tokyo and Osaka are located. Being a perpetual pioneer in present-day technology, Japan also thrives in preserving their old traditions and unique culture. Visitors can see the unobstructed difference of  the Japanese modern life to its past way of life. It is common to see Japanese ladies walking in Kimonos on their way to the train station while talking to their mobile phone.  Continue reading The Japan Experience

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Changdeokgung

Changdeokgung

 

Beauty enriched by time. The entrance is a massive gate adorned with colourful patterns and wooden carvings. Walking through the palace grounds gives one a sense of ancient Korea especially if you are a fan of Korean period dramas.  Continue reading Changdeokgung

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Unhyeongung

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Noandang

 

Constructed in 1864, Unhyeongung Royal Residence or Unhyeon Palace, is the house of Regent Heungseon, ruler of Korea during the Joseon Dynasty in the 19th century. Continue reading Unhyeongung

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