May 17, 2016

Christmas at Kiyomizu-dera

For many years now, I have dreamed of experiencing a winter wonderland style Christmas in the Northern hemisphere. Snowball fights, cosy jumpers, hot chocolates, warm fires… […]
June 7, 2016

Japan’s Golden Pavilion

One of my other all time favourite temples in Kyōto is the famous Kinkaku-ji or Golden Pavilion. Located in northern Kyōto, this ancient shogun villa really is […]
June 28, 2016

NYE in Kyoto

For New Year’s Eve, I wanted to spend the day relaxing and reflecting on the past year and the new year to come. Kyōto, with it’s […]