28 February 1888
Rizal, after days of travel, arrived at Yokohama. He
registered at the Grand Hotel. He was offered at once the Spanish
Legation for his home. In Japan, Rizal studied the habits and
customs of the Japanese people, their language, theaters and
1 March 1888
He cheked out of the Grand Hotel and entrained for
Tokyo and there lodged at the Tokyo Hotel.
4 March 1888
He wrote Blumentritt about the honesty,
courtesy,cleanliness and industry of the Japanese people. However,
he also expressed his disgust on the use of the mandrawn jinrikisha.
7 March 1888
Rizal cheked out of Tokyo Hotel and moved to the
Spanish Legation where he was offered free boar and lodging.
15 March 1888
Rizal first saw O-Sei-san walking past the gate of
the Spanish Legation.
7 April 1888
Rizal wrote his family and envisioned that in the
future the Philippines woukd have more contact and relations with
13 April 1888
Rizal left Yokohama for San Francisco, on board the