Kyoto Market Guide: Nishiki Market

    If you love wandering around food markets like i do, then be sure to make your way to Nishiki Market in Kyoto. What started out as a wholesale fish district in the early 1300s has…

    February 22, 2018

    Osaka Diary: Day 1 & 2

    What We Did Day 1: Shinsaibashi, Dotonbori & Namba I flew to Osaka with ANA* (via Tokyo) and arrived to a beautiful sunrise at the airport. The tarmac crew were the cutest i’d ever…

    February 13, 2018

    Less Than 24 Hours In: Nara

    What We Did We arrived Nara around noon and initially wandered around the couple of shops nearby, stocking up on Daiso’s heat packs before making our way towards Todai-ji Temple. It was crazy freezing on…

    February 6, 2018


    One of Nara’s iconic landmarks. The main hall of Todai-ji, Daibutsuden (otherwise known as the Big Buddha Hall), is a vast wooden structure, housing one of Japan’s largest bronze statues. Despite its overwhelming size,…

    January 31, 2018

    Oh Deer

    Such beautiful creatures! Finally paid a visit to Nara Park, home to countless of wild deer, but despite being wild, there’s nothing wild about their habitat. There are easily thousands of tourists each day,…

    January 29, 2018

    The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

    Spending Christmas with a little bit of magic. The main reason for our visit attraction in USJ is most definitely the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. My inner child was screaming in delight and did…

    January 23, 2018