What’s good about Mount Koya? When I tell people I’m going to Koyasan, first thing first they asked ‘WHY’? Mount Koya or Kōyasan or 高野山, one of the mountain located in Wakayama Prefecture, south of Osaka. Koyasan is one of UNESCO World Heritage Site, so does it sounds enticing now? Speaking of Japan, mostly you… Read More One day Trip to Mt. Koya (Koyasan)
Shido Guesthouse with Easy Access to Koyasan Shido Guesthouse in the heartwarming small town – Koyaguchi (高野口町) You may not heard of Koyaguchi town, because it’s a small town located between Wakayama City and Koyasan and Nara along the JR Wakayama Line. It’s a very calm and peaceful time well spent in Shido Guesthouse and… Read More Stay near to Koyasan at Shido Guesthouse Wakayama!
Living in the heart of Osaka @ Sakura Osaka Guesthouse Petite yet Warming! Sakura Osaka Guesthouse is a small petite guesthouse located in the heart of Osaka, which is near to JR Osaka Station, a transfer hub to all the other cities such as Kyoto, Nara, Kobe etc. Even Though it’s a small guesthouse, it… Read More Sakura Osaka Guesthouse stay near to JR Osaka Station!
Go Japanese Way @ 錺屋 Guesthouse Kazariya Kazariya Guesthouse is traditional Japanese style cheap hostel in Kyoto Japan, opened since Spring 2009. It was really a pleasant stay at Kyoto Kazariya Guesthouse, as you can see from the picture, it’s a traditional house which has only a few rooms to accommodate guests hence it’s very heartwarming house.… Read More Stay conveniently near to Kyoto Station at 錺屋 Guesthouse Kazariya!
Stay Connected with E-Connect in Japan! Whenever I travel, other than transportation and accommodation, my priority is to search for ways to stay connected, that is why I can instantly update on my social media wherever I go. Therefore, before flying into Japan, I’ve done a few research online and I guess this is one of… Read More Stay Connected with E-Connect in Japan!
TOKYO DISNEYLAND or DISNEYSEA? That’s the question everyone ask when you they planning a trip to Tokyo. So I chose Disneysea over Disneyland mainly because I went to Disneyland in Hong Kong before. So what set the difference between Disneyland and Disneysea: Disneysea has more rides. I personally think Disneyland is more associated with the animation… Read More Japan Day 8 – Tokyo Disneyland or Disneysea?
Kanazawa to Tokyo by train took approximately 4 hours with 1 transit. By daytime trains: Take the JR Hakutaka limited express from Kanazawa to Echigo-Yuzawa, then transfer to JR Joetsu Shinkansen from Echigo-Yuzawa Station to Tokyo. The one way trip takes about four hours and costs about 7,570 yen (Non-reserved seats). TIP: Get the reserved seat if you have the… Read More Japan Day 7 – Kanazawa to Tokyo
Moving from Osaka to Kanazawa, the UNESCO appointed City of Crafts and Folk Art in the Creative Cities Network. How to travel between Kanazawa and Osaka: By limited express train JR Thunderbird limited express trains (LTD. EXP THUNDERBIRD 33) provide direct connections between Osaka and Kanazawa. The one way journey takes 2.5 hours and costs 4,620 yen. (Note: this is the… Read More Japan Day 6 – Kanazawa|金沢
Speaking of Kobe, what most people could recall is just Kobe Beef(Wagyu), but Kobe is really more than just Kobe Beef. The city is as busy and hectic as Osaka! How to get to Kobe is pretty easy because there is a JR Kobe line, but remember to check the direction before you board on… Read More Japan Day 5 – Kobe|南京町
Have you heard of Kyoto is amazing? It seems like it’s one of the best place in Kansai and indeed, I love this city!! It’s a very small city but the place is really nice. I went to Kyoto for 1 day trip which is totally not enough to discover the city, but since Kyoto… Read More Japan Day 3 – Kyoto