Japan Category

November 24, 2016

Never Stop Exploring – Mt Wakasuka

Most people go to Nara to see the deer. After our experience at Mt Daimoji, I didn’t want to get any surprise and this time we studied the location map…

November 21, 2016

Never Stop Exploring – Mt Daimoji

So there we were happily exploring the many temples along the Philosopher’s Path. We came to this Nanzenji Temple. We didn’t want to pay to go into the temple so…

November 16, 2016

Running in Kyoto – Kamo River

One of the things I love to do when overseas is to find a nice place to run. Ideally some place where there are no or little traffic and people.…

November 6, 2016

Snow Monkey

I always wanted to see the snow monkey. The first time I saw them was at the Ueno Zoo and that was a bit of a disappointment because they looked…

March 14, 2014

Street Food of Tokyo

Tokyo was not some place where we expected to find street food but we did came across some gems. Like while stumbling around in Shunjuku one night, we found this…

March 7, 2014

Mt Fuji

Went to Japan. Wanted to go up Mt Fuji but this is not the season. Couldn’t even get to go to the Fifth level as it was closed due to…