Japan Trips

Honeymooning in Japan; Osaka

Rebecca Gerrard

Japan

This was my forth trip to Japan, the second trip I had organised myself and the first trip with my new husband.  It was a very busy itinerary, as I really wanted to show my husband as much of Japan as I could and also see a few new places I had always wanted to go.  

On this trip we visited Osaka, Nara, Kyoto, Iga, Ise, Okinawa and Tokyo!

Japan: Do it yourself restaurants

Kitty, traveling cat

Japan

Okonomiyaki: this is something between a pancake and an omelet, and it is made with eggs and flower, a verity of vegetable, cheese, fish or meat, which the diner fries himself on a warm plate in the middle of the table.

A typical Sunday in Tokyo

Kitty, traveling cat

Japan

Some tips on how to enjoy your weekend in Tokyo - combining the traditional and modern Japanese culture.

My favorite places to drink coffee in Tokyo

Kitty, traveling cat

Japan

It is well known that there is nothing more relaxing then a cup of Japanese tea. But, what most people are less familiar with is the experience of drinking a cup of coffee in Japan. After a three month stay in Tokyo I gathered a list of my favorite places to drink coffee in Tokyo. As always in Japan, prepare for a unique experience…