Kansai

 
  • 1-Day Arashiyama Autumn Itinerary

    1-Day Arashiyama Autumn Itinerary

    Arashiyama is that sort of place in the world where you can find the history, nature, peace, love, and happiness. It’s small town on the outskirts of Kyoto, popular for its seasonal beauty, temples and the bamboo forest. Fall colors here is thrilling like downtown Kyoto. Guess what? It is […]

     
     
  • 5 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Hyogo

    5 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Hyogo

    Interested in visiting Kansai region’s top hanami spots except the ones you find either in Kyoto and Nara? It would be more than just a great idea if you plan on visiting Hyogo this spring to see its splendid sakura out there. Hyogo is famous for its incredible hanami spots, […]

     
     
  • 4 Days in Kyoto Spring Itinerary – Cherry Blossom

    4 Days in Kyoto Spring Itinerary – Cherry Blossom

    In Kyoto, each season offers a different experience. When spring rolls around there, it looks incredibly beautiful and lets visitors to enjoy the surrounding breathtaking spring landscapes. There are so many temples & shrines, old streets, stores, restaurants and also the parks to enjoy. It’s a famous destination to visit […]

     
     
  • 5 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Osaka

    5 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Osaka

    What are the best things to do in Osaka in spring? Of course some of you already have figured some ideas out. You better take a look at this suggested itinerary to know how to spend two days in Osaka. The itinerary offers you some really good ideas on what […]

     
     
  • 2-Day Osaka Spring Itinerary

    2-Day Osaka Spring Itinerary

    Thinking of visiting Osaka during the hanami (cherry blossom viewing) season? As early April is said to be the best time to see sakura in Osaka, be yourself prepared to plan a trip to this wonderful place and enjoy the hanami atmosphere at the right time. To make it possible […]

     
     
  • 5 Best Places to Visit in Osaka (Year Round)

    5 Best Places to Visit in Osaka (Year Round)

    Visiting Osaka for the first time? You can visit the city any time of year, and here we share our top 5 most popular tourist attractions you can explore in Osaka. It is an awesome place to take a trip with a list of things to do and see year […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom in Kyoto | Travel Guide 2019

    Plum Blossom in Kyoto | Travel Guide 2019

    One of the highly notable spring blossoms in Japan is certainly plum blossom. In Japanese it’s known as “Ume.” The flower is uniquely beautiful and often overshadowed by the legendary sakura or cherry blossoms. Actually, it is not true at all. The ones who live outside Japan may think of […]

     
     
  • Autumn Leaves in Osaka |  Is it Worth a Visit?

    Autumn Leaves in Osaka | Is it Worth a Visit?

    In comparison with the fall colors of Kyoto, Tokyo, Nikko, Nara, Hakone, Kamakura, Hokkaido, and Tohoku, Osaka seems to me a less popular destination. If you take a look at the Kansai region map, you would see that its nearby prefectures such as Kyoto and Nara are hugely popular destinations […]

     
     
  • Autumn Leaves in Nara | Travel Guide 2019

    Autumn Leaves in Nara | Travel Guide 2019

    Traveling to Nara prefecture in the fall often means sharing loving-kindness (metta). Do you know why? Nara is home to many beautiful sacred temples including hundreds of sacred deer with fawns. They mostly roam around Nara Park freely while on the hand, the park itself very popular place to view […]

     
     
  • Plum Blossom Festival at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine

    Plum Blossom Festival at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine

    Viewing plum blossom at Kitano Tenmangu Shrine is a must thing to do in Kyoto during early spring. My every visit to this historic shrine was fabulous with lots of wonderful memories, and the reason behind that was beautiful ume (plum blossom). I must tell you that I once got […]

     
     
 
 

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