NARA TRAVEL GUIDE (Budget + Itinerary) 2017

nara travel guide

Oftentimes, we seek culture everywhere we travel, it is the unique character of a city that reminds us at every turn that we are somewhere unforgettable. While looking for a sidetrip to Osaka and Kyoto, I learned from a friend that we can do a day trip to Nara. If you don’t know yet,Nara is the ancient capital of Japan, …

NARA ITINERARY: 1 DAY / DAY TRIP FROM OSAKA OR KYOTO

With so many places to explore in Japan, repeat visits beckon, each ancient city here offers a unique  Japanese culture, just like Nara.  Despite having 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Nara is largely overshadowed by its more famous neighbors – Osaka and Kyoto. Most tourists often skip this first permanent capital of Japan, while those who drop by here oftentimes …

What to Do in Nara in 1 Day and How to Get There

Try searching for Nara points of interest and you’ll be overwhelmed. Though often hightailed by tourists traveling to Osaka and Kyoto, this old capital of Japan is worth a visit.  For the uninitiated, Nara City is the capital of Nara Prefecture in Kansai Region, Japan.  Most tourists who travel here make it a point to at least see the top …