About one year ago, it felt like a good idea at the time to cross a third of the world in 37 days. A 12000 kilometer journey by train, ferry, horse, bus, Shinkansen, tram, subway, taxi, foot and swan boat. Going from Gothenburg to Tokyo by train is one of the longest routes available. It spans across nine time zones and seven countries. The largest part is the Trans-Siberian railway from Moscow to the Pacific, the world’s longest railway with 9238 kilometers.
Entries with tag ”takayama”
"The old Medina is full of fascinating gates and narrow alleys, where I blend in like Moby Dick at a NIN concert."
"We drove along Route 6, Route 66 and Route 666. If there was a Route 6666, we must have missed that turn."
"The city survived on the edge of annihilation and has started to recover, but the stone walls still seem to cry out in lament of all the horrible things they have seen."
"The countryside is charming and some places even have coffee."
"The area contains 54 excavated bunkers along with gun emplacements, scattered around the town’s most visible landmark."
"As I entered the heavily guarded Rotunda in the center, some of the most famous documents in the world laid before me."