Japan | Travel

Day trip to Kamakura from Tokyo

June 25, 2019
Hase-dera in Kamakura

Kamakura is a small coastal city with a population of less than 200,000. Just one hour south of Tokyo, the city enjoys pleasant, moderate weather all year round, making it the perfect day trip from the capital of Japan. Hatsumode It was the 1st of January when we decided to make the trip to Kamakura. […]

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Japan | Travel

Day trip to Kyoto: Temples, shrines and more

August 5, 2018
Fushimi Inari Taisha

Kyoto provides a nice alternative to the buzzing city life in other major cities such as Tokyo and Osaka. With its rich heritage, majestic temples and sublime gardens, there’s just so much to take in within a day in this cultural capital of Japan. Read on to find out more on our pared-down itinerary which […]

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