October 27, 2017

Nishiki Market (錦市場), Nishiki Tenmangu Shrine, Teramachi & Shinkyogoku Shopping Street, Kyoto

Nishiki Market, or Nishiki-Ichiba is Kyoto’s most famous market for anything and everything food related. Originally, the market opened in the 14th century as a fish […]
October 24, 2017

Tsutenkaku Tower, Osaka

Tsutenkaku is a symbol of Osaka that has appeared in many movies. It was built in 1912 as the symbol of Shin-Sekai (a new world). […]
October 22, 2017

Umeda Sky Building & The Floating Garden Observatory

Umeda Sky Building is a strikingly unique and very shiny high-rise structure of glass and steel which stands tall and aloof in an open area to […]
October 19, 2017

Arashiyama and Sagano Romantic Train

The Sagano Scenic Railway (嵯峨野観光鉄道, also known as the Sagano Romantic Train or Sagano Torokko) is a sightseeing train line that runs along the Hozugawa […]
October 18, 2017

Osaka Castle (大阪城, Ōsakajō)

Osaka Castle looks beautiful from the outside. Inside, it is a modern museum of Japanese history in the Edo period. Originally completed in 1585 by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, the Castle’s […]
October 16, 2017

Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社)

Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社, Fushimi Inari Taisha) is an important Shinto shrine in southern Kyoto. It is famous for its thousands of vermilion torii-gates which […]
October 15, 2017

Kiyomizu-dera (清水寺) Temple, Kyoto

Kiyomizu-dera is one of the most visited temple in Kyoto and located in a hill with good scenery and view of Kyoto city. The temple is part […]
October 14, 2017

Kinkaku-ji Temple (The Golden Pavilion)

Although it rainy all day when we visited it, was still worth every minute. We took the bus from Kyoto Station which was about approx 40 minutes journey. […]
October 10, 2017

Miyajima Island, Hiroshima

We visited Miyajima Island as a day trip from Hiroshima; less than an hour travel time from Hiroshima station to on the island including the […]
October 8, 2017

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Museum, Monuments, and A-Bomb Dome

A trip to Hiroshima is best kicked off with a visit to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Museum, Monuments, A-Bomb Dome and the Itsukushima Shrine […]