The Beginner’s Guide to Tokyo

Some of the must-sees and dos for first-timers to the city of Tokyo, Japan See the Tokyo Tower If Paris has the Eiffel Tower, Tokyo has this monument. I arrived into Tokyo late at night,…

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Why Visit Japan’s Shibasakura Festival

I did the day trip to Kawaguchiko for the seasonal Shibasakura Festival. Although I just missed the Sakura season in Tokyo, I was right on time for the Shibasakura blooming at Kawaguchiko, near Mount Fuji. …

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How to Do One Day in Nikko, Japan

My essential guide on what to see and do on a daytrip to the picturesque Nikko from Tokyo, Japan. While I had plenty of best moments in Japan, enjoying the tranquility of nature that Nikko…

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Best Coffee in Tokyo – Turret Coffee

Tokyo’s Turret Coffee has the best and most memorable cup of coffee.  I heard that the famed Omotesando Koffee recently opened shop in Singapore, and that inspired this post.. When the original Tokyo pop-up store…

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