THE PEACH TOWN

We all have that love and hate relationship with the scourging summer. But between those lines, I’m sure we can all agree what an amazing season it is! Currently in Japan (or maybe even now in your own country), we are gearing towards the peak of the summer season. That also would mean that the […]

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SAIL WITH ME IN LAKE ASHI

Ahoy there mates! Ye wanna board a ship? Aye, I know ye do. Today, I’ll be taking you around sailing! I think you guessed it from my attempt for a pirate accent. So be sure to slather up a lot of sun screen because we will be spending an entire day out in the sun! […]

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TAKE A BREAK AND ENJOY THE KAWAGUCHI LAKE

Who doesn’t love holidays? Although most companies established the idea of a Saturday-Sunday off, somehow these days go by with a blink of an eye. In Japan, there is a special holiday more popularly known as the Golden Week. Technically, these are set of holidays that are close to each other creating an almost one […]

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PONDS OF FUJI

All throughout the long history of Japan, Mount Fuji has been the epitome of greatness and rich culture of the country. It stood high and proud becoming one of the best resource of the town and its people surrounding it. It’s abundance of land and water has led civilizations to grow and remained for decades […]

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A NIGHT AT HUIS TEN BOSCH (PART 3)

Amazing things never end even when the day hits sun down. For our second time in the Dutch town Huis Ten Bosch, we wanted to make the most of it and ensure that this time no fun is missed! To welcome the night, we watched their seasonal parade which in this time showcased a magical […]

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A BLOOMING HUIS TEN BOSCH (PART 2)

As promised, I’ll take you to the next part of our trip in Sasebo City’s Huis Ten Bosch. I’ve known this place not only for its sophisticated ambiance and European facades, but also how they parade beautiful flower field and unique gardens that felt like it was taken straight out from an Alice in Wonderland […]

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HUIS TEN BOSCH (PART 1)

Happy 2017! Can’t believe I have already spent two New Years  in Japan. As to celebrate, we figured out to revisit one of our favorite places in this country, Kyushu. The big island of Kyushu is located in the southern part right before the small island Okinawa (although we won’t go that far). Kyushu is without […]

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SKATING WITH FUJI

Although it’s a bit too late to say but, Merry Christmas everyone! It’s the most joyful time of the year again when family and friends gather together, exchange presents and feast to a sumptuous meal on the eve of Christmas. Anyway, I thought it’s only fit to share with you what I was up to […]

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CELEBRATING AUTUMN

Right after being stoked in awe to see the firing color trees of Yamanakako (story in my previous blog), we drove off to revisit yet another outstanding lake of Mt. Fuji, Kawaguchiko. Yes, we’ve been here just a couple of weeks ago. But when we found out that they are currently celebrating their autumn festival […]

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FALLING FOR FALL

Love it or hate it, we have finally reached half way of 2016 and that means we had bid our goodbyes to longer days of summer and started reacquainting with the longer nights of the cold season. Although we are still a month farther from winter, we are still definitely living in the beautiful autumn. […]

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