Kamakura, the Kyoto of eastern Japan

Kamakura was a great surprise. We planned this stop after doing our bit of research and every single website I encountered with mentioned Kamakura as a must see. I realised, as I carefully planned the day, that Kamakura was a city with numerous temples, shrines and other historical monuments. In addition, Kamakura is located by the coast, so I was … Continue reading Kamakura, the Kyoto of eastern Japan


Tokyo, gimme that food

Eat, pray, love...you had me at eat. Everyone who knows me is aware of my passion for food and that probably the first line above is my mantra. In certain occasions my boyfriend says "but everyone loves eating..." (please read with silly voice); I say HELL NO. Not everyone dreams with eating, not everyone goes … Continue reading Tokyo, gimme that food