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Category: Travel

Shuni-e Ceremony at Todaiji, Nara

The Shuni-e (修二会) is a ceremony held each year at Todaiji in Nara for over 1,200 years.

Hina Matsuri Dance by Ichihime Shrine, Kyoto

Fujino Cafe & Konna Monjya

Kyoto’s well-known tofu dessert places

Honno-ji, Kyoto

Honno-ji (本能寺) was where infamous Japanese daimyo, Oda Nobunaga committed suicide after being surrounded by the army of his traitorous right hand man, Akechi Mitsuhide in the 16th century. Like…

Kyoto Tower

South of Kyoto city, Kyoto Tower is a great landmark to get your bearings if you manage to get lost!

See Mt. Fuji from Your Airplane Seat

This was taken en route from Tokyo to Osaka.  Pro-tip: I sat on the right side of the plane.