JAPAN DIARY : Travelling With The Shinkansen Bullet Train

After our one-night stay in Tokyo, our next destination was Kyoto. Prior to our trip, we had purchased the Japan Rail Pass (also called JR Pass), a universal train ticket that is issued by the Japan Railway Group that allows foreign visitors to travel by train for a certain amount of time. The JR Pass cannot be…

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JAPAN DIARY : TOKYO (MINATO-KU & SHIBUYA)

  I still owe you the remaining part of our Japan travel diary. As the weather is currently particularly boring here (cold, dark and rainy, arghh), I thought it’s the perfect moment to jump back to the time when we were out and about, travelling and enjoying life on the other side of the world.…

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Japan Diary: Tokyo (Daikanyama, Shibuya, Kamiyamacho, Yojogi Park )

Planning our trip was so much easier thanks to our friend Doriana. Having spent her honeymoon travelling through Japan, she had such great in-depth knowledge which she had put in one compact email. It was so informative and mouth-watering; just like the recipes she is blogging about on her blog Nero di Seppia. Except from the flight tickets which…

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Strolling Around in Shibuya / Tokyo (Video)

Before I share our detailed travel map with all the who, what, when, where and whys, I would like to begin with a quick video from our first walk through Shibuya / Tokyo. We arrived on a Saturday morning at 10am local time after an overnight flight from Munich. The little bird had slept during…

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With Schnapps to Japan

Travelling to Japan has been on top of our wish list for quite a while. Two weeks ago, when we were in our finest couch potatoe mood, we decided to make things serious and book our flight to Tokyo. The result: Two weeks booked for beginning of April, right on time for the cherry blossom period.…

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