Japan Adventures – Shinjuku Gyoen, Meiji Jingu, Takeshita Street

We were supposed to go to Fuji Five Lakes this day. I pre-booked a ┬ábus going to Kawaguchiko station from Shinjuku bus terminal. Unfortunately, we were a few minutes late and we missed the bus. Since we were already in Shinjuku area, we just explored the area. Shinjuku Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden Shinjuku Gyoen was constructed on the site of a private mansion belonging to … Continue reading Japan Adventures – Shinjuku Gyoen, Meiji Jingu, Takeshita Street

Japan Adventures – Shibuya Crossing and Ueno Park

Hi guys! So this is how it will go, I will be featuring the places we went to in Japan two at a time in chronological order. SHIBUYA We arrived kind of late so I figured it would be best to go somewhere we can relax and just go people watching after a long flight. Shibuya is famous for its scramble crossing. I think this … Continue reading Japan Adventures – Shibuya Crossing and Ueno Park

Gastronomic Adventures in Japan

I was never a fan of Japanese food. I know it’s dumb but when people say Japanese food, I only think about sushi, cold and raw and the possibility of contracting parasites when it isn’t prepared right. However, my view of the Japanese cuisine changed when we went to Japan last week. I LOVED everything we ate there! I even dared to try eating sushi … Continue reading Gastronomic Adventures in Japan