Terracotta Army

Xi’an – Terracotta Army

Xi’an is the oldest surviving capital of ancient China. It was capital for 13 imperial dynasties, with 73 […]


Beijing

Beijing

Beijing is a humongous city! And I mean it! I knew it’s big, but I didn’t expect that […]




The Great Wall

China

I just came back from China!!!! Yey! It was two weeks full of a workout!!  In a couple […]


The Tosho-gu Shrine 2

Nikko

Nikko is a mountain town located 2 hours away from Tokyo. That makes it a perfect destination for […]


Odaiba Statue of Liberty

Tokyo sights

I previous posts I have mentioned already that Tokyo is a humongous bustling city with so many activities. […]





Tokyo Tower

Tokyo

It is finally time to visit the capital! Tokyo has been Japans capital since 1869. Tokyo Metropolis is […]



Hakone

Hakone

Hakone is a famous hot spring town, which is one of the reasons why I decided to go […]


Nara

Nara

Nara was the first permanent capital of Japan in 710. It moved later to Nagaoka and then to […]


Bamboo Grove

Western Kyoto

In this post, I will write about Arashiyama District in the western part of Kyoto. I am pretty […]



Kinkakuji Temple

Northern Kyoto

Sights in the northern part of Kyoto are a little further from the downtown. So the best way […]


Nijo castle

Central Kyoto

In central Kyoto, you can find two of the most important tourist sites in the city: the Imperial […]


Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine

Southern Kyoto

There are a couple of temples to visit in the southern part of Kyoto. Unfortunately, I only had […]



Ginkakuji

Eastern Kyoto

I have already mentioned that Kyoto is vast.  Today let me show you what exciting things you can […]


Nishiki Market

Downtown Kyoto

Let’s start our Kyoto visit from downtown. As I wrote before, Kyoto has so many places to visit […]


Kinkaku-ji

Kyoto

I think Kyoto was the best place to visit in Japan. It is an ancient capital that is […]



Himeji 1

Himeji

Himeji Castle The place is best known for its white castle – Himeji castle. It is called Hakuro-jo […]


Miyajima

Day in Miyajima

Miyajima, also known as Itsukushima, was one of the best places I have visited in Japan. It is […]


Atomic Bomb Dome

Hiroshima by bike

In Kanazawa I jumped to the bullet train heading straight to Hiroshima 🙂 As I arrived around 3 […]