It’s no secret that Tokyo is an extremely big city. Not only is it Japan’s capital, but it’s also the most populated city in the world. So if you only have a few days to explore Tokyo, it can seem overwhelming. It would quite literally take an entire lifetime to explore every inch of Tokyo, so don’t give yourself any unrealistic expectations. Unfortunately, you won’t see it all in one go.  If you’re planning a…

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When Russell and I were researching hotels to stay during our 12 night visit to Tokyo, we were looking for one that was in a good location and was decently priced. Room size wasn’t a factor, as we knew no matter where we stayed in Japan, the rooms would be fairly small. All that mattered to us, was comfort and convenience. While browsing Expedia, we came across Shinjuku New City Hotel. After looking into the hotel…

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My partner Russell and I spent the whole month of March 2017, exploring Japan. Osaka was the second stop on our 4 week adventure, and we couldn’t be more excited! There were many things that drew us to the city of Osaka. One of our main reasons for visiting, was The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios. Which certainly didn’t disappoint! We spent 6 days in Osaka, and there were quite a few…

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One of the most memorable moments of my life, was experiencing snow for the first time. Back in March 2017, my partner Russell and I spent the month in Japan. During the planning stage of our trip to Japan, we knew we wanted to spend a few days further north, amongst the snow! Experiencing snow has been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. Living in Australia kind of limits our…

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Japan is known for many things, most of which are ten times more advanced than the rest of the world. Not only is Tokyo Japan’s capital city, it’s also the most densely populated city in the world. Japanese people are some of the most friendly human beings you’ll meet in your life, and the scenery (both city and countryside) is absolutely incredible. The further north you travel, the more mind-blowing Japan’s scenery becomes. But two…

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