After another successful high-speed train ride we arrived at our final destination, Tokyo. Looking back on it, we couldn’t have picked a better place to go out with a bang! Fabulous meals, bright lights, all you can eat sushi, and late nights of Karaoke, was the perfect end to six months of exploration. We ended up finding an Air BnB a couple of stops away from the Shinjuku area, in a great neighborhood with reasonably priced local restaurants and an amazing bakery we frequented almost daily.
The day had finally arrived; we landed in Japan, the tenth and final country on our six-month journey. It was hard to believe that our world tour was finally coming to an end, but we were excited to live up our last 10 days in three different Japanese cities hopefully getting a good taste (literally) of the country. Our first stop in Japan was Osaka, a port city on the Japanese island of Honshu known for it’s modern architecture, bright nightlife and amazing selection of street food. We’d been told that Osaka was like a smaller version of Tokyo, but after visiting Tokyo we’d say that it had its own distinct personality.