Today we woke up at seven o’clock and we dressed up quickly. After that we went to a cafe that is near to our hotel and ate a maybe the best breakfast that we have had in Japan. Next we took to the bullet train to Japan’s capital of culture Kyoto. When we arrived to […]

The fourth day started with good breakfast. After that we had to pack our luggage and check out for our Disneyland hotel. We had a meeting with The Embassy of Finland at 16.30 and we had no interest to walk around in Tokyo with our big luggage, so we decided to stay in our Disneyland […]

We woke up little before nine in the morning from the the beds of our capsule hotel. We slept better than we thought that we would in capsule hotel because it was pretty noisy there. One reason to that we slept well was that all us us had slept about 1-6 hours so we were […]

We are four high school students from Tuusula, Finland. Last summer we were in sauna and we talked about our plans for holidays. We planned that we should do something together but we didn’t come up with any great ideas. Then one of us said half-seriously that we should go to Japan and see our […]

Sauna, the place where many great things have born. Already in the beginning of the project it was clear that sauna will be one of the main symbols of us. Not just because it is well known Finnish invention all around the world but all of us really enjoy being in there. We get the […]

As expected ordering airline tickets are an important part of our trip. Finding the right tickets was not a simple task and we spent hours and hours looking for them. Even though we found the right tickets, at last, it wasn’t easy. At the beginning of our project, we were not sure about our schedule […]

Baseball When you think about Japanese sports culture firstly you might think about martial arts like karate and jujutsu. However, the most popular sport in Japan is baseball which has many same features with Finnish version of baseball called “pesäpallo”. Pesäpallo also happens to be the national sport of Finland. Even though sumo wrestling is […]