Japan Series – Kawaguchiko

Imagine a place where all your troubles turn into vapour and float away as you overlook a gorgeous scenery you’ve only ever seen in pictures before. A place that makes you stop and revel at the beauty of life, where every single precise detail creates the glory of the bigger picture. That’s what staying at…

Japan Series – Tokyo: Harajuku

Before visiting Harajuku, I had this preconceived notion of what the area was going to be like – I expected outlandish Harajuku girls with crazy hair and makeup everywhere! Little did I know that the district was going to welcome me with a huge forest-like park, where you practically forget you’re in the middle of…

Japan Series – Tokyo: Asakusa

The Asakusa district is a bustling yet charming area filled with market-style shops and a home to the popular temple Senso-ji. It’s easy to find – simply hop on the Asakusa Line on the underground and get off at the Asakusa station. Shopping District The neighbourhood is vibrant and colourful, great for a stroll if…