It's a strange feeling checking into the airport with a one way ticket.
I got a bit 'templed out' in Kyoto - while the many temples and shrines scattered through Kyoto are beautiful, I was craving variety by the end of each day.
Nara is a city near Osaka and Kyoto. Nara is famous internationally for the deer; they live wild in the city and especially in the huge Nara Park.
Arashiyama Monkey park is a short hike up a mountain on the western outskirts of Kyoto. If you're in the area, definitely check it out, it was one of my favourite stops in
My girlfriend Shannon adores animals of all shapes and sizes, the fluffier the better. As such, we made it a mission to visit as many of Japan's animal attractions as possible. Japan is
This is the last of four posts about my recent trip to Japan. Previously, Kyoto, Osaka, and Nara. There are already plenty of articles out there on the internet showcasing the 'weird' and
This is the third of four posts about my recent trip to Japan. Previously, The Food of Japan Kyoto was a city steeped in quiet reverence. We spent our days walking through a
This is the second of four posts about my recent trip to Japan. Previously, we met Japanese Buddha in Tokyo I love food, so I had to try as many different things as
This is the first of four posts about my recent trip to Japan. Table of Contents Tokyo City Harajuku and Takeshita Dori Akihabara and Super Potato Mori Tower and Sailor Moon Saltwater Gardens