Travel tips for how to experience Japan for less, including ways to save money on lodging, transportation, food and sightseeing.
his year passed in the blink of an eye. Or at least that’s how it feels looking back. I’m lucky enough to say I’ve done exactly what I wanted to do, and had a great time doing it. This year had its share of low points too, however by surviving them all, they only served to […]
Kaiseki is a form of Japanese haute cuisine that emphasizes presentation and seasonal ingredients.
Here I am recreating scenes from Lost in Translation at the gardens of Heian Shrine in Kyoto.
While staying Kyoto, I went to my first visit Japanese onsen (bath) and found the experience to be both interesting and strange.
Discovering Kushikatsu in Kyoto was one of my most memorable experiences from Japan.
My foray into Kyoto nightlife began with a sushi dinner, and salsa dancing.
I couldn’t shake the image of my flight ending up on the evening news.