Many travelers to Japan have wondered what the difference is between a Shinto shrine and a Buddhist temple. Chances are when traveling if you find a major temple, you will find a shrine nearby, and vise versa. For hundreds of years the two have gone hand-in-hand in Japan society. If you understand a few basic ideas, it is fairly easy to distinguish the two.
J.W: In your book, you mention various activities you did in Tokyo despite having little or no money. What would you recommend in Tokyo for someone traveling to osaka itinerary on a very tight budget?
Another Japan tours attraction you might want to check out is the Dolphin Discovery Tour. You can get up-close with bottlenose dolphins. Guests are allowed to feed and interact with the dolphins in a quiet setting.
Most of the Japanese have similiar swings to Tsurumi’s, though one, whose name I don’t know, swings with far greater power (this gymnast did a Shaposhnikova to Pak, double layout). The Japanese swing is different from the Chinese, a bit less smooth, less fluid, perhaps, but still quite nice.
I have played to crowds of 80,000+ and have played huge shows in all continents , spanning from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil travelling to Japan India, Dubai And the middle east.
Drinking tea or coffee from antique cups moves this simple action to an occasion. You can feel it. Conversation, language and tone are slowed, tailored – deliberate and almost meditative – a quiet respect.
Alcohol is rather easy to find. If you are staying in a hotel, chances are there is a vending machine near the lobby dispensing beer and canned cocktails. Most restaurants, other than fast food establishments, will carry a basic assortment of alcoholic drinks. Izakayas (Japanese style bars) can be found around train stations. The majority of convenience stores and super markets are also well stocked with beer, wine, and assorted hard liquors.
Once you decided which part of the globe you want to go, prepare for the cost of your trip. There are some hotels and accommodations who are willing to accept last minute holiday deals via the net. You just have to pa a small amount of reservation fee, or sometimes they are willing to take your reservation without a fee at all.