The Magical Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto

Tourists in Kyoto have always raved about the beauty of Kiyomizu Dera temple and they are 100% right when I get to see it in my own eyes. For most visitors … Continue reading The Magical Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto

Journey Through a Thousand Gates – Fushimi Inari

The moment we got off the train, I started craning my neck, looking for all the orange. Yes, to be honest! lol. Even if you have never heard of the Fushimi-Inari shrine, … Continue reading Journey Through a Thousand Gates – Fushimi Inari

Kinkaku-ji: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion

Kinkaku-ji Temple, in all its majesty is something you must see with your own eyes to believe. A stunningly beautiful temple covered in gold leaf, even seeing it in person … Continue reading Kinkaku-ji: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove: A Walk Through Another World

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove is one of Kyoto’s top sights. Without a doubt one of the most photographed attractions but no picture can capture the feeling of standing in the midst … Continue reading Arashiyama Bamboo Grove: A Walk Through Another World

Universal Studios Japan: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

On my visit, Universal Studios had a “Re-born” parade to celebrate their 15th year anniversary.  So glad to have witnessed the fun parade where casts of different attractions were present. … Continue reading Universal Studios Japan: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Side Trip To Nara: Maximizing Your Day From Osaka

Nara is a pretty small city. It was the capital of Japan before Kyoto. It can be visited as a side trip from Kyoto or Osaka, but, its relatively nearer … Continue reading Side Trip To Nara: Maximizing Your Day From Osaka