An architect and designer from Romania, Raluca was chosen from hundreds of contestants to be the lucky winner of a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Japan thanks to GaijinPot and Japan Airlines. She'll be guest blogging her adventures with the Japan Explorer Pass which lets you fly all over Japan for only ¥10,800.
Raluca's prize-winning adventure with the Japan Explorer Pass comes to an end in the city of Nagasaki; a drop of colorful ink on the map of Japan.
In the third part of her adventure with the Japan Explorer Pass, Raluca travels to Osaka and Kyoto - cities each written in code.
Raluca explores the remote southern island of Amami Oshima in the second instalment of her journey around Japan with the Japan Explorer Pass.