BEST OF JAPAN IN 2 WEEKS: FIRST-TIMER’S ITINERARY

BEST OF JAPAN IN 2 WEEKS: FIRST-TIMER’S ITINERARY

Planning on spending 14 days in Peru? Looking for the perfect Japan 2-week itinerary? You’re in the right place.

Japan is at the top of many travelers’ Asia bucket list, and for good reason. You could easily spend months absorbing the culture here, but if you only have 2 weeks in Japan, you’ll still have plenty of time to experience the best the country has to offer.

10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT JAPAN RIGHT NOW

10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT JAPAN RIGHT NOW

Millions of travelers every year visit Japan, but why? Why visit Japan? What is so special about Japan anyway? If you’re asking yourself all these questions, then you have come to the right place. From Tokyo to Kyoto, from Osaka to Nara, I’m here to show you all of...

5 BEST PHOTOGRAPHY SPOTS IN TOKYO FOR THE ULTIMATE SKYLINE VIEWS

5 BEST PHOTOGRAPHY SPOTS IN TOKYO FOR THE ULTIMATE SKYLINE VIEWS

Tokyo is a huge metropolis, and it doesn't have a single iconic skyline view, it has thousands! And they're all truly awe-inspiring. The skyscrapers, bridges, waterways, and islands create a breathtaking panorama that is instantly recognizable worldwide. While you can...

KYOTO IN ONE DAY: THE PERFECT TOUR OF THE CITY OF SHRINES

KYOTO IN ONE DAY: THE PERFECT TOUR OF THE CITY OF SHRINES

Even if you only have one day in Kyoto, you would be surprised at how much you can get out of it. Of course I don’t mean to insinuate that one day strolling through the heart of Japan is enough to satisfy – if anything it will make you want more. Kyoto is known as the...

THE PERFECT DAY TRIP TO NARA, JAPAN

THE PERFECT DAY TRIP TO NARA, JAPAN

Nara has some of the most impressive sights in all of Japan, and due to its past as the first permanent capital, it remains full of historic treasures. Nara was in fact elected as Japan’s first permanent capital in 710 A.D. and was considered the cradle of Japanese...

FUSHIMI INARI TAISHA: A WALK THROUGH SOUTHERN KYOTO

FUSHIMI INARI TAISHA: A WALK THROUGH SOUTHERN KYOTO

The ancient UNESCO World Heritage site of Fushimi Inari Taisha is a must-see for anyone visiting Kyoto. Established in 711 AD, it is the head shrine of all Inari Shrines that number as many as 32,000 in Japan. Fushimi Inari’s name comes from Fushimi-ku, the name of...

ARASHIYAMA-SAGANO: A WALK THROUGH WESTERN KYOTO

ARASHIYAMA-SAGANO: A WALK THROUGH WESTERN KYOTO

In the western outskirts of Kyoto, tucked along the base of the Arashiyama Mountains (“Storm Mountains”), there's the wonderful tourist district of Arashiyama-Sagano, famous for its many gorgeous temples and for its natural beauty. Besides the many attractions, here...

13 BEST THINGS TO DO IN TOKYO: FIRST-TIMERS’ GUIDE

13 BEST THINGS TO DO IN TOKYO: FIRST-TIMERS’ GUIDE

One of the best things about Tokyo is the sheer number of things there are to do (and, of course, to eat!), but it can be hard to narrow it down to the essentials. To help you plan your trip, the following is a list of the 13 Best Things to Do in Tokyo if you’re visiting the city for the first time, from iconic landmarks to local favorites:

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO TOKYO’S POPULAR DISTRICTS

A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO TOKYO’S POPULAR DISTRICTS

Planning a trip to Tokyo can be challenging for first-time visitors, especially when they realize just how large and spread out everything is. Instead of thinking of Tokyo as one huge city, it’s way better to break it down by its distinct wards and districts. The good...

5 DAYS IN PARIS: THE PERFECT ITINERARY FOR FIRST TIMERS

5 DAYS IN PARIS: THE PERFECT ITINERARY FOR FIRST TIMERS

Is it possible to explore Paris in 5 days? Yes!

Paris is a wonderful city that you can visit again and again, and still discover something new each time you go, but you don’t necessarily need a lot of time to get something out of a trip to the City of Lights.