An ode to the Cherry Blossoms

SCENES FROM: KANSAI SAKURA LOCATIONS Arashiyama Park, Kyoto Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto Ninenzaka, Kyoto Osaka Castle Park, Osaka Todaiji Temple, Nara  

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Japan Take 2

Ahhh, Japan. I have no words to describe how I feel when I think about you. I’ve never really considered living abroad until 2014 when we got lucky the first time we set foot on the Land of the Rising Sun. I would move here if I get a chance (peace, parents). Friendly people, rich […]

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The Dream Vacation: Our Japan Misadventures.

They say traveling is more fun with friends. I say this is 10,000% true. Exaggerations aside, I have been traveling with friends for 6 years now, I am one lucky girl. This blog is one year in the making, slightly delayed (okay a lot delayed), but I will share this nonetheless in the hopes of […]

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KYOTO INFERNO

Kyoto compared to Tokyo is laid back, not much going on except the occasional locals on their bike. Fushimi Inari Taisha is the head shrine of Inari located in Fushimi-ku, Kyoto. It is famous for its thousands of torii gates (color orange) which straddle a network of trails. The trails lead into the wooded forest […]

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HELLO, TOKYO!

Tokyo Station, what a sight to behold. We ate our dinner at a small eatery nearby. In here we got to order and pay our food through a vending machine. You would see the menu in the front of the machine with the price of the food. You choose your food and insert the money […]

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