Posts tagged family adventures
Odawara and Hakone

So day 5 was a travel day for us and due to the kiddo getting his grump on middayish, we decided to leg it out of Tokyo relatively early to avoid having to travel with crazy. 

We arrived in Odawara and decided to get to some greenery, so headed to Odawara Castle. We didn't know what else was around here, only that there were a few gardens, and we just needed space for the kid to be a kid outside of his pram. So we walked over from the station (about 10 mins) with big ol' faithful (our suitcase) and found the Castle. 

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We are going to Japan!

We have booked a trip to Japan for a three week fam bam adventure for the end of April to mid-May!  This was a very necessary thing for me, something to work towards and look forward to. Not that I really need something to look forward to, my life is great obvs! But it makes my work week slog seem more worth it and the dreams of getting away from day to day monotony of work/daycare pick ups and drop offs/cooking/tidying the house etc etc very welcome! Time away from the everyday. Time to adventure! Get immersed in a new country, new culture, new craziness and for the first time, see a new country through the eyes of my 2.5 year old! Can. Not. Wait.

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