Hachijojima

I had a planned diving trip near Hachijo Island. When I want to get on the back ferry I was told the ferry was canceled due to fierce wave that Japanese called “Haru Arashi”(Spring Storm).

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Izu Ohshima

Tokyo in fact has islands called Tokyo Seven Islands. They are actually part of Izu Islands. In history the owner of Tokyo(Edo) found these islands first then they belong to Tokyo. Izu Oshima is one of Tokyo Seven Islands. And it is a popular tourist site for the people from Kanto Area. You can access Izu Oshima by ferry both from Tokyo Takeshiba Pier and Shizuoka Atami Pier.

Gaomei Wetland

Gaomei Wetland

On the way from Lugang to Taichung, we visit Gaomei Wetland. Although it is said the sunset view is very beautiful when we arrived it was cloudy. But there were still lots of people. Most of them were family. They enjoyed weekend with family.

Miura Coast

I always go to Izu Penninsula, but actually there are three peninsulas nearby Tokyo: Izu(Shizuoka Prefecture), Miura(Kanagawa Prefecture) and Boso(Chiba Prefecture). This time I went to Miura Peninsula.

Yokosuka: Navy Curry

Yokosuka is known as an important navy base of both US Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force.This restaurant is very near Yokosuka Central rails station. You can go and eat curry there when you visit Yokosuka or Miura Peninsula.

Taipei: Night Market

You may be tired of skyscraper mansions in cities. By visiting night market you can see a different world. You can see how people live another kind of life. They sell and buy. They cook and eat.