HITACHI SEASIDE PARK FROM TOKYO

I was in Hitachi Seaside Park in Ibaraki, Japan. The sun was pouring its morning benediction, shining through towering trees interrupted by yellow blooms. My soul has always been attracted to flowers, like how they are attracted to sunlight. Yes, flowers are ephemeral, but there’s this inexplicable feeling when I am surrounded by them, like they take away all my …

KYOTO TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 (Budget + Itinerary)

Kyoto Travel Guide

As promised, I’ll blog about KYOTO, so here’s my Kyoto Travel Guide based on my recent visit to Kyoto, Japan to help you plan your trip to Kyoto this 2018. Kyoto is just as I imagined Japan to be – Japanese wearing their traditional kimono, ancient Japanese wooden temples fringed by Zen gardens and rich culinary tradition. After all, this bountiful district was the center …

OSAKA TRAVEL GUIDE (BUDGET + ITINERARY)

Osaka, Japan is a testament that not all places with millions of residents is chaotic and lawless.   This lively city is blessed with dumbfounding infrastructures, well-edited shops, stylish hostels and astonishingly spotless streets! Adding up to its allure are the utterly helpful and disciplined Japanese.  Here’s a travel guide blog to help you plan your trip to Osaka.   WHERE IS OSAKA?   Osaka, …