You can find out all the necessary details about Osaka transportation in this article which will get you around Osaka like a pro!
I had heard that summers in Kyoto could be quite hot, so I was mentally prepared when I decided to live here. However, facing the relentless heat that exceeded 35 degrees Celsius day after day proved to be truly exhausting. I found myself wondering, where could I find a cool escape from the heat within Kyoto? Could it be in […]
September is a good time to travel as hotels and airlines offer much more attractive rates for tourists compared with summer vacation season in July/August. The city of Osaka has a long history that developed around its rivers. There is a very unique water corridor, the Dotonbori River, famous for its Glico sign board is the most popular one.September is […]
Kyoto, the cultural capital of Japan, is known for its ancient temples, serene gardens, and traditional tea ceremonies. Amidst the city’s rich tapestry of history and tradition, a visit to its venerable coffee houses is an enchanting experience for young souls seeking refuge from the bustling streets. In this article, we delve into the realm of Kyoto’s coffee culture, specifically […]
If you’re visiting or in Japan in July, there is one festival that I highly recommend: the Gion Festival, held in Kyoto and boasting over 1000 years of history. Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Gion Festival 2023, where tradition and celebration intertwine. If you’re looking to make the most of this iconic Japanese festival, here […]
Japan is famous for its public bath culture, which can be found throughout the country. In fact, there are several public baths located within Kyoto. In this article, I would like to introduce a particularly cute public bath in Kyoto. If you’re a fan of public baths in Japan, don’t miss out on this one! 船岡温泉Funaoka Onsen This public bath […]
There are so many castles to visit in Japan but here we would like to introduce a less mainstream one in the heart of Wakayama prefecture; Wakayama Castle! Wakayama prefecture is a lesser known place in the Kansai region where we would like to recommend everyone to visit because it has so much to offer! 🏯Visiting Wakayama Castle🏯 Wakayama castle […]
The cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Osaka, and other cities throughout Japan are in full bloom. Kyoto is also with breathtaking cherry blossoms blossoming all around. If you’re still planning your cherry blossom viewing itinerary, don’t fret as it’s not too late to visit some of the best spots for cherry blossom viewing. 🌸🌸🌸 ①To-ji Temple To-ji Temple, founded in 796, […]
A natural haven surrounded by the Japan Sea to the North and mountain ranges to the South, the little fishing town of Takahama has developed its own unique history and culture, and is the perfect place to unwind and reconnect with yourself through nature.
Many Japanese people visit the countryside to forget about their daily cares and find rejuvenation among soothing natural scenery and the atmosphere of Inaka. Some people says their wishes for the life after retiring is to move to the countryside and live out of the reminder of their lives in a quiet, relaxing environment. On this point, it can be […]
If you visit Japan, you would like to meet geiko and maiko at least once, wouldn’t you? You may have seen them in pictures, but do you know where you can meet them? In this article, I have compiled a list of places in Kyoto where you can meet geiko and maiko. In Kyoto, there is a district called Kagai, […]