general profile
nickname
Maranyc (contact this user)
residing
New York City, United States
member since
25 November 2004

japan travel profile
how often
more than five times
how long
1-2 months
travel budget
medium (10,000 - 20,000 yen per day and person)
travel pace
medium
travel style
individual travel
travel interests
Shrines and Temples, Castles, Gardens, Historic Towns, Museums, Arts and Crafts, Modern Cities, Popular Culture, Shopping, Flowers, Food
accommodation used
Business Hotel
Hotel
Ryokan
Minshuku
Temple Lodging
transportation used
Train
Shinkansen
City Bus
Highway Bus
Domestic Flight
Car
Taxi
Ferry
tickets used
Japan Rail Pass
JR West Kansai Pass
destinations visited
Gujo
Himeji
Kamakura
Kanazawa
Kiso Valley
Kochi
Koyasan
Kyoto
Matsumoto
Miyajima
Nagasaki
Nara
Nikko
Onomichi
Takayama
Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route
Tokyo
Uchiko
Aso
Dazaifu
Fukuoka
Furukawa
Hiroshima
Iya Valley
Kotohira
Kumamoto
Marugame
Matsuyama
Nagoya
Naoshima
Okayama
Shirakawago
Takamatsu
Tokushima
Usuki
Hakone
Osaka
Yokohama
Yoshino
Yufuin
Beppu
Kurashiki
Amanohashidate
Hikone
Kinosaki
Kobe
Koka
Matsue
Uji
sightseeing spots visited
Mishima Candle Shop (Furukawa)
Gujo Town (Gujo)
Hachiman Castle (Gujo)
Lake Ashinoko (Hakone)
Owakudani (Hakone)
Himeji Castle (Himeji)
Kokoen Garden (Himeji)
Great Buddha (Kamakura)
Hachimangu Shrine (Kamakura)
Hasedera Temple (Kamakura)
Jochiji Temple (Kamakura)
Jufukuji Temple (Kamakura)
Kenchoji Temple (Kamakura)
Zeniarai Benten (Kamakura)
Higashi Chaya District (Kanazawa)
Kanazawa Castle (Kanazawa)
Kenrokuen (Kanazawa)
Seisonkaku Villa (Kanazawa)
Magome (Kiso Valley)
Nakasendo Hiking (Kiso Valley)
Tsumago (Kiso Valley)
Katsuo no tataki (Kochi)
Katsurahama (Kochi)
Kochi Castle (Kochi)
Kochi Downtown (Kochi)
Mount Godaisan (Kochi)
Miho Museum (Koka)
Garan (Koyasan)
Kongobuji Temple (Koyasan)
Okunoin Temple (Koyasan)
Temple Lodging (Koyasan)
Tokugawa Mausoleum (Koyasan)
Arashiyama (Kyoto)
Ginkakuji (Kyoto)
Heian Shrine (Kyoto)
Higashiyama (Kyoto)
Kinkakuji (Kyoto)
Kiyomizudera (Kyoto)
Kyoto Imperial Palace (Kyoto)
Nanzenji Temple (Kyoto)
Nijo Castle (Kyoto)
Philosopher's Path (Kyoto)
Ryoanji Temple (Kyoto)
Sanjusangendo (Kyoto)
Marugame Castle (Marugame)
Matsumoto Castle (Matsumoto)
Nakamachi (Matsumoto)
Itsukushima Shrine (Miyajima)
Senjokaku (Miyajima)
Dejima (Nagasaki)
Glover Garden (Nagasaki)
Meganebashi Bridge (Nagasaki)
Tokugawa Art Museum (Nagoya)
Kegon Waterfall (Nikko)
Lake Chuzenji (Nikko)
Toshogu Shrine (Nikko)
Temple Walk (Onomichi)
Higashiyama Walk (Takayama)
Old Town (Takayama)
Takayama Jinya (Takayama)
Asakusa (Tokyo)
Sensoji Temple (Tokyo)
Shinjuku Gyoen (Tokyo)
Ueno Park (Tokyo)
Yanaka (Tokyo)
Kamihaga Residence (Uchiko)
Uchiko History Museum (Uchiko)
Uchiko-za Theater (Uchiko)
Yokaichi Old Town (Uchiko)
Stone Buddhas (Usuki)
Sankeien Garden (Yokohama)
Mount Aso (Aso)
Komyozenji Temple (Dazaifu)
National Museum (Dazaifu)
Tenmangu Shrine (Dazaifu)
Fukuoka Castle Ruins (Fukuoka)
Ohori Park (Fukuoka)
Jionzenji Temple (Gujo)
Peace Park (Hiroshima)
Iya Kazurabashi (Iya Valley)
Iya Valley (Iya Valley)
Oboke Gorge (Iya Valley)
Kompirasan (Kotohira)
Hearn Residence (Kumamoto)
Hosokawa Residence (Kumamoto)
Kumamoto Castle (Kumamoto)
Ohara Museum (Kurashiki)
Ohashi House (Kurashiki)
Fushimi Inari Shrine (Kyoto)
Gion (Kyoto)
Honganji Temples (Kyoto)
Kyoto Station (Kyoto)
Nishiki Market (Kyoto)
Pontocho (Kyoto)
Dogo Onsen (Matsuyama)
Matsuyama Castle (Matsuyama)
Mount Misen (Miyajima)
Chinatown (Nagasaki)
Kofukuji Temple (Nagasaki)
Mount Inasa (Nagasaki)
Nagasaki Peace Park (Nagasaki)
Oura Church (Nagasaki)
Sofukuji Temple (Nagasaki)
Atsuta Shrine (Nagoya)
Nagoya Castle (Nagoya)
Art House Project (Naoshima)
Chichu Museum (Naoshima)
Horyuji Temple (Nara)
Kasuga Taisha (Nara)
Kofukuji Temple (Nara)
Naramachi (Nara)
Todaiji Temple (Nara)
Toshodaiji Temple (Nara)
Yakushiji Temple (Nara)
Futarasan Shrine (Nikko)
Irohazaka (Nikko)
Rinnoji Temple (Nikko)
Shinkyo Bridge (Nikko)
Taiyuinbyo (Nikko)
Tamozawa Villa (Nikko)
Korakuen Garden (Okayama)
Ritsurin Koen (Takamatsu)
Sanuki Udon (Takamatsu)
Takamatsu Castle (Takamatsu)
Ameyoko (Tokyo)
Ginza (Tokyo)
Government Building (Tokyo)
Hama Rikyu (Tokyo)
Harajuku (Tokyo)
Kiyosumi Garden (Tokyo)
Koishikawa Korakuen (Tokyo)
Meiji Shrine (Tokyo)
Nihonbashi (Tokyo)
Roppongi (Tokyo)
Samurai District (Usuki)
Chinatown (Yokohama)
Yamashita Park (Yokohama)
Canal City (Fukuoka)
Open Air Museum (Hakone)
Hiroshima Downtown (Hiroshima)
Walking Trails (Miyajima)
Dutch Slope (Nagasaki)
Nara Park (Nara)
National Museum (Nara)
Kita (Umeda) (Osaka)
Minami (Namba) (Osaka)
Shopping Arcades (Takamatsu)
Sunport Takamatsu (Takamatsu)
Morning Markets (Takayama)
Ikebukuro (Tokyo)
Imperial East Gardens (Tokyo)
Shinagawa (Tokyo)
Shinjuku (Tokyo)
Shiodome (Tokyo)
Yebisu Garden Place (Tokyo)
Minato Mirai (Yokohama)
Yamate and Motomachi (Yokohama)
Mikumari Shrine (Yoshino)
Mount Yoshinoyama (Yoshino)
Suizenji Garden (Kumamoto)
Canal Area (Kurashiki)
Yasukuni Shrine (Tokyo)
Amanohashidate (Amanohashidate)
Chionji Temple (Amanohashidate)
Castle Road (Hikone)
Genkyuen Garden (Hikone)
Hikone Castle (Hikone)
Enoshima (Kamakura)
Town Center (Kinosaki)
Arima Onsen (Kobe)
Kitano (Kobe)
Kobe City Museum (Kobe)
Mount Rokko (Kobe)
Sake Breweries (Kobe)
Chionin Temple (Kyoto)
Kibune (Kyoto)
Kitano Tenmangu (Kyoto)
Kodaiji Temple (Kyoto)
Kurama (Kyoto)
Myoshinji Temple (Kyoto)
Ninnaji Temple (Kyoto)
Adachi Museum of Art (Matsue)
Hearn Residence (Matsue)
Matsue Castle (Matsue)
Samurai District (Matsue)
Heijo Palace (Nara)
Yoshikien Garden (Nara)
Bunraku Theater (Osaka)
Shitennoji Temple (Osaka)
Edo-Tokyo Museum (Tokyo)
Marunouchi (Tokyo)
Tokyo Tower (Tokyo)
Byodoin Temple (Uji)
Uji River (Uji)
Uji Tea (Uji)