Mini-Kyoto: Kurashiki

Mini-Kyoto: Kurashiki

Having a sweet moment walking in “mini-Kyoto” – Kurashiki, Japan, to celebrate the charming cherry season.

A Dark Canvas for Cherry blossoms

A Dark Canvas for Cherry blossoms

A short cherry blossom “how-to” guide and night viewing experience in Shukkeien, Hiroshima!

It was the first time that I saw Sakura at night and the serenity and tranquility of the garden even calmed me more. Back home, as I flip through the photos the Sakura was illuminated from the complete darkness, as if a postcard with special printing effects on the flower…

Aso, Boy!

Aso, Boy!

All you need to know to visit Mount Aso – Japan’s biggest active volcano. While our travel plans changed a few times, Mount Aso stays and it was truly breathtaking.この美しい自然は皆んなのもの大切にしましょう。

A Cherry Blossom Viewing Guide in Kyoto

A Cherry Blossom Viewing Guide in Kyoto

My 1-day cherry blossom viewing plan in Kyoto… from Philosopher’s Path, Ginkaku-ji, Kiyomizu Temple, Gion, Yasaka Shrine, Maruyama Park to Hanami Koji Street, to some of my personal favorite picks!