Trevor and Uri have some difficulties at the airports in Tokyo and Cairns, but they evnetually make it to Melbourne, where they meet up with Uri's university buddy, Natalia, and her boyfriend, Rhys. Rhys shows them a fantastic mockumentary called What We Do in the Shadows. It's about four vampire roommates living in Wellington, Australia. It was written by and stars Jemaine Clement from Flight of the Conchords. Go watch it!
Trevor and Uri visit a sake brewery and a craft museum. Uri reads some depressing things about life for women in the Edo period.
Trevor and Uri learn about the sad history of Hiroshima and the tragic events of April 6th, 1945. Then they try some delicious okonomiyaki with Miki and Ryo
Trevor and Uri arrive in Koyasan, where they quickly befriended a fellow traveller, Slawomir, at their hostel. Uri takes a calligraphy class, and then Trevor, Uri, and Slawomir go on a night tour of Okunoin Cemetery.
Trevor and Uri enjoy their first day of exploration in Nara, a town that is overrun with adorable and friendly deer. They visit Kofuki-ji and Todai-ji, two of the many beautiful temples Nara has to offer.
More sightseeing in Kyoto: Fushimi Inari Shrine, Philosopher's Path, Kinkakuji Temple, Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, and Nishiki Market.
Trevor and Uri complete the circular route in Hakone via train, cablecar, ropeway, boat cruise, and a hike. Then they meet their new favourite person in all of Japan.