If you’re looking for a place to experience Asia and not worry about the language barrier, Hong Kong is the place to be!Read more "Jet set to Hong Kong"
Though Hakone seems to be the place to be in terms of onsen, this mountainous town has plenty more to see and do.Read more "Hakone: More than just hot springs"
Cooking lesson in Tokyo offers glimpse to locals’ daily life and oishii food stuffs.Read more "Cooking Japanese: tempura"
Japanime, manga, cosplay, MAIDS (?):
Akihabara has something for everyone!
Writing about my visit to Hiroshima was a bit of a challenge, given the circumstances.Read more "Getting my learns and Okonomiyaki on in Hiroshima"
At the encouragement of my colleagues, I signed up for the annual company trip to ascend to the Fuji summit. I didn’t expect it to be so..Read more "Never forget: 24 hours on Mount Fuji"
At the foot of Mount Fuji in Japan, there is a lush forest that grew from hardened magma. It slightly crawls at the foot of the volcano, threatening to overtake it with its tangle of tree roots and moss. The ground is all volcanic rock, the spillage from an eruption long ago still apparent as […]Read more "Spelunking in Japan’s suicide forest"