the Kyoto International Manga Museum has become the mecca of manga fans everywhere, housing a massive 300,000 strong collection. The museum showcases the development of the manga industry over the years, and holds events and exhibitions that give insider peaks … Continue reading The Home of 300,000 Manga! Kyoto International Manga Museum
Studio Ghibli is without a doubt the most famous animation studio in Japan. The studio has produced some of the most beautiful and fantastic films that have stood the test of time, transcended language barriers and inspired millions. Ghibli fans visiting … Continue reading A Life-sized Totoro? Places of interest in Tokyo for Ghibli fans!
Japan’s Sakura trees may make Spring the most popular travelling period in Japan, but the gorgeous maple and Gingko leaves of October and November leave Autumn not very far behind. Some even claim the warm hues of Autumn to be … Continue reading Kyoto Proves Autumn is Better than Spring with these 5 Beautiful spots
Kyoto is filled to the brim with culture and history. With hundreds of shrines and temples, the city has become a hotspot for tourists interested in heritage and culture. But, don’t be fooled – Kyoto is a great place for … Continue reading Anime Attractions in Kyoto – Shops, Locations & More!
Nijo castle is one of Kyoto’s many UNESCO world heritage sites and is easily identifiable on any map due to its two moats surrounding the castle. It is often touted as one of Kyoto’s must see locations and is very popular, … Continue reading Nijo-jo | Castles of Kyoto
Tokyo is well known for being one of the largest and most populated cities in the world. While its neon-lit skyline and bustling city life attracts one of the highest volumes of tourists in Japan, many tend to feel in … Continue reading Best Day Trips from Tokyo to Enjoy Nature
Japan’s long history of animation and cute mascots has led to its charming characters not only being iconic within Japan, but widely recognisable all around the world. But which of these characters is the most iconic? In 2018, the Japanese … Continue reading Japan Ranks its 10 Most Iconic Characters – Can you guess who’s number 1?
So, you’ve done all your shopping in Tokyo and you’re tired of the big malls and just need a nice place to relax and take in the culture of Japan. Well, when looking for culture and tradition, Japan’s shrines and … Continue reading Top 5 best temples/shrines in Tokyo
At the forefront of trendy teen fashion, Harajuku really stands out. Located right in the heart of Tokyo, this is where teenagers come to hang out. Although Harajuku refers to an entire neighbourhood, when people talk about it, they are … Continue reading A quick tour of Takeshita street, Harajuku
Before we begin, I want to make it clear that 3 days are no where near enough to explore the best that Kyoto has to offer. I spent 20 days in Kyoto and enjoyed every bit of it, because there … Continue reading Traveling to Kyoto for the first time? Here’s the perfect itinerary for 3 Days!