Category Archives: Travel

This Is THE Life!!!!

There was no better way to conclude my summer than a day at the beach. I was so happy when my very sexy gurl Tina invited me to have a good time at Kamakura together with Sofia and Shoko (who … Continue reading

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Kyoto

Kyoto is the former capital of Japan and the well known imperial seat of the Japanese government in the West. It boosts a number of sites that are enlisted in the UNESCO Heritage list because of its richness in culture … Continue reading

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Harborland, Kobe

After walking around the Todaiji temple in Nara, we all went down to Kobe for dinner. I’m so glad that we came to Kobe at night because it’s one of the most romantic places I’ve ever been. I fell in … Continue reading

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Todaiji Temple, Nara

I was so tempted to make “Nara” as this entry’s title but since my girls and I visited only one temple, I decided to scrap the idea out. So after having lunch and looking around Namba in Osaka, we took … Continue reading

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Osaka

Osaka is one of the most important cities in Japan, the 3rd largest in terms of population and the center of business and economy in the Kansai region. Known as Naniwa during the older days of history, it was the … Continue reading

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Universal Studios Japan

For the first day of our Kansai trip, my girls and I decided to spend it at Osaka and our first stop was Universal Studios Japan. There were a lot of visitors at the park which meant long waiting lines. … Continue reading

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Tokyo Sky Tree

It was a beautiful Sunday and my folks at home didn’t want to waste the sunshine outside so my stepdad, mom and I had a date at the newly opened Tokyo Sky Tree. Though we weren’t able to go up … Continue reading

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Tokyo Tower

The last time I went to Tokyo Tower was during the recent Tokyo Fashion Week for the GVGV show but it has been ages since I last went up to the observatories and have a view of the metropolis from … Continue reading

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The Shibuya Intersection

This is the world famous Shibuya crossing which perfectly defines what “cray-cray busy” is here in Tokyo. I took these photos from one of the world’s busiest Starbucks just across the station. Army of ants anyone? LOL! *chu*

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Asakusa

I went to Asakusa last weekend with my grade school friend Jowen who came all the way from Nagoya. He told me that even if he was visiting the very modern capital of Japan, he still wants a touch of … Continue reading

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Friendly Philippines

I stumbled upon Cody Mafatu‘s video about his adventures in Manila and Batangas, and I really got hooked into it. Though it doesn’t feature the country’s well-known tourist destinations like the Banaue Rice Terraces, Boracay, Palawan and the likes,  he … Continue reading

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Odaiba

After six working days last week, my workmates Maya and Mimi, together with her husband Kyaw (pronounced as Cho) decided to go to Odaiba and have a very simple picnic by the sea. We brought with us our own share … Continue reading

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Picnic

Though fresh from an early morning asthma attack that made me go to the hospital really early (imagine 6:45am), that didn’t stop me to go for a picnic with my girl Tina. It was a very sunny Sunday and I … Continue reading

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Meiji Jingu Shrine

I always go to Omotesando and Harajuku and have been to Yoyogi Park for some events but I never had the interest of dropping by and taking a look at the Meiji Jingu Shrine. But after visiting the 2010 Photographer’s … Continue reading

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Kyoto, Osaka and Okinawa

Carey and I met up for a weekend coffee (what’s new??) and window shopping. We talked about our Kamakura getaway last time and our travel plans in Japan. Funny that I didn’t say the name of the coffee shop but … Continue reading

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