Kyoto Prefecture ー Changing things up today with a photo album as opposed to my usual lengthy updates. Here’s a collection of pictures from a rainy day in Kyoto earlier this year. It’s incredible seeing the streets and temples so empty, especially when the cherry blossoms were in full-bloom. Enjoy!
Kansai Region ー Autumn has finally arrived in Japan. The days are getting shorter and the temperature is dropping, leaving a chill in the air. However, the most noticeable change is that of the leaves and the sight of thousands of tourists filling the streets to get a glimpse of the striking colours before they… Read More Autumn 2018
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture ー If you are ever in Kyoto and are looking for a refined, light lunch or dinner, then there is no better place than Tousuiro (豆水楼). Tousuiro specializes in Tofu and you may need to leave behind what you know about western tofu in order to truly enjoy your meal. There is… Read More Tousuiro, Kyoto
Amanohashidate, Kyoto Prefecture ー It has been quite some time since my last blog post. Things have been very busy here between exams, winter holidays, and university applications. It’s hard to believe that it is already 2018 – Happy New Year – and that there are only a couple months left in the prep year.… Read More Amanohashidate
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture ー Exams are finally over and in celebration of surviving 2 stressful weeks, I decided to go to Kyoto for a day to do some sightseeing. Kyoto is only an hour away from the university campus by bus and train, so it’s actually closer than central Osaka. The first stop was Byodoin… Read More Kyoto