Geishas, monkeys, foxes and other splendors in Kyoto

Kyoto is a really really amazing city (!!!), so amazing that I had a lot of difficulties writing this article without it being too long, and I had to control myself to not publish all my photos. This old capital which is a lot more traditional, less exuberant, more elegant and sophisticated than Tokyo, won … More Geishas, monkeys, foxes and other splendors in Kyoto

From Magome to Tsumago – Following the footsteps of the samurai

We left Tokyo quite early in the day to start our Japan tour. Once again, we hung around for a while in Tokyo station to check out all the different options for our lunch. The bento boxes were all pretty and colourful and the choice seemed impossible: takoyaki, sushi or katsudon, all these in beautiful … More From Magome to Tsumago – Following the footsteps of the samurai