6/25- Depart Richmond 6:00am EST -> Arrive in Detroit 8:30am -> Depart Detroit 3:40pm (LONG FUCKING LAYOVER FUCK)
6/26- Arrive in Shanghai Pudong 6:45pm CST, check-in at hotel
6/27- Check-out, light sightseeing/looking for food, check-in and board cruiseship
6/28- Sailing to Japan/getting over jetlag
6/29- Kagoshima, Japan
6/30- Nagasaki, Japan
7/1- Fukuoka, Japan
7/2- Pusan, South Korea
7/3- Sailing back to Shanghai
7/4- Leave ship, go to hotel, sightsee, enjoy being in a different country on the 4th of July
7/5- First day at Shanghai World Expo
7/6- Downtown Shanghai
7/7- Second day at Expo
7/8- Third day at Expo
7/9- Day trip, either Nanjing, Tongli, Luzhi, Zhouzhuang, or Suzhuang
7/10- Day trip or more Shanghai
7/11- Depart Pudong 9:45am CST -> Tokyo -> JFK -> arrive in Richmond 6:10pm EST, sleep forever
I’m exhausted just thinking about all of it.
Hanging out with Mt. Sakurajima, an active volcano Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.
Homes that have been forced underground by earthquakes and landslides. Despite being mostly underground, they were all actually still structurally sound. Not many windows were broken, the roofs were all still pristine and a lot of them still had tv antennae on top of them.
The warning outside of an animal cage.
"Please understand all responsibility by any chance even if injuries are considered to be it because I cannot carry it on my back"
A Temizu basin for hand washing, mouth washing and foot washing as part of the ritual before entering the shrine.