Sakurajima Kagoshima

Kyushu – Kagoshima 鹿児島県

After spending two nights at Nagasaki, time to bid farewell. We drove back to Hakata, Fukuoka to return the rental car and took the Shinkansen to Kagoshima. It was my first time taking Shinkansen. Unfortunately, I could not comment much about the experience except very comfortable that I slept throughout the journey or perhaps I … Continue reading Kyushu – Kagoshima 鹿児島県

Kyoto Inari Station

Wordless Wednesday in Kyoto

Cafe along Kyoto Philosopher's Path

Wordless Wednesday in Kyoto

Ninomaru Palace

5-Day Autumn Getaway to Kyoto, Osaka & Nara Itinerary

Kansai region (関西地方) lies in the southern-central region of Japan. It is the cultural and historical heart of Japan, the earliest beginnings of Japanese civilisation. It is where Kyoto, Nara and Osaka are situated.  Nara was Japan's first permanent capital (710-794) that saw the spread of Buddhism to Japan. During the Heian period (794-1185), the capital … Continue reading 5-Day Autumn Getaway to Kyoto, Osaka & Nara Itinerary

Arashiyama

Wordless Wednesday in Arashiyama