general profile
nickname
Sal1980
residing
New South Wales, Australia
member since
26 January 2011
birth year
1980
sex
Female
nationality
Australia
ethnicity
White/Caucasian
languages
English, Japanese
job
Civil Servant
interests
Animals, Anime, Automobiles, Bonsai, Collecting, Comics, Computer, Cooking, Dining out, Drinking, Fashion, Games, Gardening, History, Internet, Movies, Music, Nature, Onsen, Origami, Photographs, Pop Culture, Pottery, Radio, Religion, Shopping, Soccer, Society, Sumo, Tea Ceremony, Television, Theatre, Travel, Theme Parks, Walking

japan travel profile
how often
more than five times
how long
more than two months
travel budget
medium (10,000 - 20,000 yen per day and person)
travel pace
fast
travel style
individual travel
travel interests
Shrines and Temples, Castles, Gardens, Historic Towns, Museums, Arts and Crafts, Modern Cities, Popular Culture, Theme Parks, Shopping, Night Life, Outdoor, Hot Springs, Flowers, Festivals, Food
accommodation used
Ryokan
Hotel
Business Hotel
Minshuku
Pension
Hostel
Temple Lodging
transportation used
Train
Shinkansen
City Bus
Taxi
Ferry
Highway Bus
Car
Bicycle
Domestic Flight
tickets used
Japan Rail Pass
JR Kanto Pass
JR West Kansai Pass
destinations visited
Akan
Daisetsuzan
Gujo
Hachimantai
Hakodate
Iya Valley
Kamakura
Kawagoe
Kiso Valley
Kochi
Kotohira
Koyasan
Kumano
Kyoto
Manza Onsen
Matsumoto
Matsuyama
Nikko
Noboribetsu
Rishiri and Rebun
Takayama
Tokyo
Uchiko
Yamadera
Yuzawa
Aizu
Asahikawa
Fuji Five Lakes
Furano
Furukawa
Hakone
Hikone
Hiroshima
Kakunodate
Kanazawa
Karuizawa
Kawasaki
Kinugawa Onsen
Miyajima
Morioka
Nagano
Nara
Osaka
Sapporo
Shirakawago
Shiretoko
Shodoshima
Takamatsu
Tokushima
Uwajima
Yamanouchi
Yokohama
Zao
Himeji
Iga Ueno
Marugame
Nagoya
Otaru
Boso Peninsula
Fukui
Kairakuen
sightseeing spots visited
Iozan (Akan)
Lake Mashu (Akan)
Asahiyama Zoo (Asahikawa)
Mount Nokogiriyama (Boso Peninsula)
Asahidake Onsen (Daisetsuzan)
Sounkyo Onsen (Daisetsuzan)
Hot Springs (Fuji Five Lakes)
Hoto Noodles (Fuji Five Lakes)
Lake Kawaguchiko (Fuji Five Lakes)
Lake Yamanakako (Fuji Five Lakes)
Panoramic Ropeway (Fuji Five Lakes)
Dinosaur Museum (Fukui)
Canal Area (Furukawa)
Food Replicas (Gujo)
Gujo Town (Gujo)
Nyuto Onsen (Hachimantai)
Motomachi (Hakodate)
Red Brick Warehouses (Hakodate)
Owakudani (Hakone)
Hikone Castle (Hikone)
Peace Park (Hiroshima)
Shukkeien Garden (Hiroshima)
Iya Valley (Iya Valley)
Mount Tsurugi (Iya Valley)
Oboke Gorge (Iya Valley)
Samurai District (Kakunodate)
Enoshima (Kamakura)
Great Buddha (Kamakura)
Hasedera Temple (Kamakura)
Hiking Trails (Kamakura)
Kenrokuen (Kanazawa)
Nagamachi (Kanazawa)
Oyama Shrine (Kanazawa)
Warehouse District (Kawagoe)
Doraemon Museum (Kawasaki)
Nihon Minkaen (Kawasaki)
Magome (Kiso Valley)
Tsumago (Kiso Valley)
Katsuo no tataki (Kochi)
Kanamaruza Theater (Kotohira)
Kompirasan (Kotohira)
Okunoin Temple (Koyasan)
Temple Lodging (Koyasan)
Tokugawa Mausoleum (Koyasan)
Hongu Taisha (Kumano)
Kumano Kodo (Kumano)
Nachi Taisha (Kumano)
Arashiyama (Kyoto)
Gion (Kyoto)
Higashiyama (Kyoto)
Nijo Castle (Kyoto)
Pontocho (Kyoto)
Matsumoto Castle (Matsumoto)
Nakamachi (Matsumoto)
Matsuyama Castle (Matsuyama)
Itsukushima Shrine (Miyajima)
Nara Park (Nara)
Rinnoji Temple (Nikko)
Taiyuin (Nikko)
Toshogu Shrine (Nikko)
Hot Springs (Noboribetsu)
Jigokudani (Noboribetsu)
Minami (Namba) (Osaka)
Rebun Island (Rishiri and Rebun)
Historic Village (Sapporo)
Shiroi Koibito Park (Sapporo)
Ainokura Village (Shirakawago)
Farmhouse Stay (Shirakawago)
Shiretoko Pass (Shiretoko)
Kankakei Gorge (Shodoshima)
Soya Sauce (Shodoshima)
Ritsurin Koen (Takamatsu)
Sanuki Udon (Takamatsu)
Hida Folk Village (Takayama)
Akihabara (Tokyo)
Ghibli Museum (Tokyo)
Hama Rikyu (Tokyo)
Harajuku (Tokyo)
Kiyosumi Garden (Tokyo)
Odaiba (Tokyo)
Rikugien (Tokyo)
Roppongi Hills (Tokyo)
Shibuya (Tokyo)
Shinjuku (Tokyo)
Takaosan (Tokyo)
Todoroki Valley (Tokyo)
Tokyo Dome City (Tokyo)
Tsukiji Outer Market (Tokyo)
Tsukishima (Tokyo)
Ueno Park (Tokyo)
Yanaka (Tokyo)
Yebisu Garden Place (Tokyo)
Yoyogi Park (Tokyo)
Kamihaga Residence (Uchiko)
Uchiko History Museum (Uchiko)
Uchiko-za Theater (Uchiko)
Yokaichi Old Town (Uchiko)
Monkey Park (Yamanouchi)
Chinatown (Yokohama)
Kirin Beer Factory (Yokohama)
Ramen Museum (Yokohama)
Sankeien Garden (Yokohama)
Zao Ski Resort (Zao)
Aizu Bukeyashiki (Aizu)
Iimoriyama (Aizu)
Suehiro Sake Brewery (Aizu)
Tsuruga Castle (Aizu)
Asahikawa Ramen (Asahikawa)
Mount Kurodake (Daisetsuzan)
Chureito Pagoda (Fuji Five Lakes)
Fuji Q Highland (Fuji Five Lakes)
Oshino Hakkai (Fuji Five Lakes)
Fort Goryokaku (Hakodate)
Morning Market (Hakodate)
Castle Road (Hikone)
Ninja Museum (Iga Ueno)
Hachimangu Shrine (Kamakura)
Kairakuen Garden (Kairakuen)
21st Century Museum (Kanazawa)
Higashi Chaya District (Kanazawa)
Kanazawa Castle (Kanazawa)
Nishi Chaya District (Kanazawa)
Omicho Market (Kanazawa)
Candy Alley (Kawagoe)
Nikko Edomura (Kinugawa Onsen)
Kochi Castle (Kochi)
Kochi Downtown (Kochi)
Hayatama Taisha (Kumano)
Katsuura (Kumano)
Fushimi Inari Shrine (Kyoto)
Kinkakuji (Kyoto)
Kiyomizudera (Kyoto)
Nishiki Market (Kyoto)
Ryoanji Temple (Kyoto)
Marugame Castle (Marugame)
Railway Museum (Nagoya)
Todaiji Temple (Nara)
Futarasan Shrine (Nikko)
Shinkyo Bridge (Nikko)
Porotokotan (Noboribetsu)
Kita (Umeda) (Osaka)
Osaka Castle (Osaka)
Sumiyoshi Taisha (Osaka)
Umeda Sky Building (Osaka)
Canal Area (Otaru)
Nikka Whisky Distillery (Otaru)
Rishiri Island (Rishiri and Rebun)
Sapporo Beer Museum (Sapporo)
Ogimachi Village (Shirakawago)
Five Lakes (Shiretoko)
Oshinkoshin Falls (Shiretoko)
Around the Island (Shodoshima)
Olive Park (Shodoshima)
Shikoku Mura (Takamatsu)
Higashiyama Walk (Takayama)
Old Town (Takayama)
Takayama Jinya (Takayama)
Asakusa (Tokyo)
Edo Open Air Museum (Tokyo)
Edo-Tokyo Museum (Tokyo)
Ikebukuro (Tokyo)
Imperial Palace (Tokyo)
Kappabashi Street (Tokyo)
Koishikawa Korakuen (Tokyo)
Kyu Shiba Rikyu (Tokyo)
Marunouchi (Tokyo)
Meiji Shrine (Tokyo)
NHK Studiopark (Tokyo)
Ryogoku (Tokyo)
Sengakuji Temple (Tokyo)
Sensoji Temple (Tokyo)
Shinjuku Gyoen (Tokyo)
Shiodome (Tokyo)
Tokyo Skytree (Tokyo)
Tokyo Water Bus (Tokyo)
Taga Shrine (Uwajima)
Uwajima Castle (Uwajima)
Cup Noodles Museum (Yokohama)
Hakkeijima (Yokohama)
Minato Mirai (Yokohama)
Furano Flower Fields (Furano)
Lake Tazawa (Hachimantai)
Mount Hakodate (Hakodate)
Hakone Checkpoint (Hakone)
Hakone Tozan Railway (Hakone)
Lake Ashinoko (Hakone)
Himeji Castle (Himeji)
Hiroshima Castle (Hiroshima)
Ueno Castle (Iga Ueno)
Honmaru Goten (Kawagoe)
Kitain Temple (Kawagoe)
Kyoto Manga Museum (Kyoto)
Kyoto Station (Kyoto)
Yasaka Shrine (Kyoto)
Dogo Onsen (Matsuyama)
Bay Area (Osaka)
Sakaimachi Street (Otaru)
Nijo Market (Sapporo)
Odori Park (Sapporo)
Great Kannon (Shodoshima)
Ameyoko (Tokyo)
Imperial East Gardens (Tokyo)
Kagurazaka (Tokyo)
Nakano Broadway (Tokyo)
Tokyo Solamachi (Tokyo)
Tokyo Tower (Tokyo)
Yasukuni Shrine (Tokyo)
Yurakucho (Tokyo)
Morning Markets (Takayama)
Ginza (Tokyo)
Hachiman Castle (Gujo)
Hiroshima Downtown (Hiroshima)
Osaka Aquarium (Osaka)
Tennoji (Osaka)
Sumida Hokusai Museum (Tokyo)