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Kyushu Trip Day 5 & 6: Unzen and Shimabara (still Nagasaki Prefecture)

A few hours away on a bus took us to a mysterious area called Unzen. Actually, Unzen is the name of a vulcano, which, as I found out later, is still active and making the whole surrounding area potentially dangerous.

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Kyushu Trip Day 3 & 4: Nagasaki – Highlights

I realized that my previous post about Nagasaki was all just words, words and words! Ain’t nobody got time for dis? Now I’m fixing it by adding some pictures. So, Nagasaki’s best: Food! Of course, it’s Nagasaki chanpon! Tasty as hell!

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Kyushu Trip Day 3 & 4: Nagasaki

Visiting Nagasaki was my dream since… I don’t even remember when. Back in the days when I just started watching anime, I got pretty obsessed with an anime about shinigami (gods of death) called “Yami no Matsuei” (Descendants of Darkness). I gathered everything related I could: all the possible releases of the anime, all the …

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Ааа!!! (a sudden post in Russian, sorry)

Сбылась мечта старого Яминомацуэйщика!!! ❤ ;D Прошлась по следам доктора Мураки, радости полные штаны, аж в зобу дыханье спёрло.

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Kyushu Trip Day 1 & 2: Fukuoka

Fukuoka left me with an impression that it’s a nice city to live in, but not really worth visiting as a tourist. It’s just a normal big city (don’t know what exactly I was expecting ;P). Because this weekend is a long one (Monday is also a holiday in Japan), finding a place to stay …

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