because I can… Enjoy! Yakitori in a narrow izakaya pub under the tracks of Tokyo station Business lunch in Shinjuku: udon noodles with dipping sauce. First exercise in serious slurping together with the suits! Advertisements
The have “women only” carriages on their subways They have what I would call a “Sushi Mc Donalds” family restaurant chain They are busy people but stand in line. They are patient and polite They have really small bikes! I mean it, it’s not just my behind that is big in this picture! This is… Read More You know what is funny about Japan?!
In high-tech Japan you might feel a little naked without your friend the smart phone in your hands. It seems like everyone has at least one phone, two SLR’s and a gameboy (are they still called that?!). I didn’t want to have my telephone with me and be available but on the other hand functions… Read More Smart apps for travelling in Japan 2013
Japan might be most known for it’s mega cities like Tokyo or Osaka but Japan also has stunning nature and the Japanese are also eager to get out there, probably because they are crammed into small houses and flats for the rest of the time. During our almost three week trip we wanted to see… Read More Hiking in Japan
This year around Easter on our trip around Japan I visited Kyoto for the second time in my life and it was just as fantastic as the first time! Kyoto carries a certain magic which I find unusual for a city this size. Temples (and yes, they look even prettier when cherry blossoms are blooming),… Read More Eat Kyoto