Japan

Where to stay in Hiroshima & Miyajima – What you need to know Hiroshima is a city in southern Japan, located on the delta of the small river Oto and on the Seto Inland Sea coast. Where to stay in Hiroshima & Miyajima – Best areas and hotels Other accommodation guides Recommended area to stay in TokyoRecommended area to...

Where to stay in Kyoto – What you need to know Kyoto is an imposing imperial city located in the central part of the Honshu island, in Japan. Where to stay in Kyoto – Best areas and hotels The city of Kyoto has a historical, artistic and cultural heritage that makes it one of the most visited destinations in Japan. In...

Where to stay in Tokyo – What you need to know The Japanese capital is the ultimate concrete jungle a stimulus for all the senses. This city, the largest and most populated in Japan and one of the largest cities in the world, perfectly combines tradition and modernity. It is recognized for its large buildings full of...

Vibrant, crowded, fast-paced and organized-yet-chaotic are some of the first descriptions that come to my mind when I remember Tokyo’s Shibuya Crossing. Call me a misanthrope, but I’m the kind of person to hate crowds. The mere thought of Christmas shopping at the mall or being in a stadium full of people gives me...

After Hong Kong and New York, Tokyo is the third city with the largest amount of skyscrapers in the world (of course Dubai will have something to say about it soon). So it comes as no surprise that the Japanese capital is also one of the most dynamic, architecturally and otherwise, cities on Earth. Being on a...

Miyajima Roofs Miyajima itself was everything I expected from my trip to Japan and much, much more. I learned about the existence of this tiny island south of Hiroshima from another travel blog and, truth be told, it was a fair trade from the frenticism that is Tokyo and the over-idealized peacefulness of Kyoto. I had...