10 things we love about Japan

Japan, the crazy land where we chose to have our honeymoon! We absolutely fell in love with the land of the rising sun from its serine temples and beautiful nature to the crazy city, weird and wacky inventions and the overwhelming experience that is Japan! Here’s 10 reasons we love it so much! (And why […]

The beautiful and serine Temples and Shrines of Tokyo

Tokyo might be seen as a mega modern metropolis, buzzing with flashing lights, crazy sounds and millions of people. But what people often don’t expect is the thousands of temples and shrines, from huge complexes to tiny displays dotted around the city. They provide not only a view into the history of Japan but also […]

Tokyo Tea Ceremony in the beautifully serine Hamarikyu gardens

When we visited Tokyo we were keen to try out a traditional tea ceremony, to soak in all that tradition and observe the preparation and presentation of “The way of Tea”. But upon researching these ceremonial and ancient services we discovered that many were quite expensive and also a little too full on for our […]