Osaka prides itself for the okonomiyaki, Hiroshima as well, I prefer the Hiroshima version, not sure why as it is equally fat, greasy and unhealthy!! but it is fun I like to go to Goemon, fun place, not touristic, small, lively, fun try it!
What I like about the place? the landscape, the hiking, the food, every tried Momiji Manju? it is a treat. these are biscuits stuffed with red bean paste, and their shape is a tree leave, so once the biscuit is baked, it gives a golden color that reminds autumn leave, hence the name Momiji (autumn […]
In fact, the island is called Itsukushima and the shrine Miyajima!! Why go there the famous dori inside the sea that you can enjoy on high sea and low sea the shrine, a beauty the nature, take the cable car to the top of the mountain and walk to the very top, about 1h30 one […]
Miyajima is one of the World Heritage Sites of Japan and one of my top 5 personal favourites, although you need to choose your timing to go and make the most of it as it can become very crowded at times I have so far been there in September, February and April. September is […]
I was lucky enough to be in Hiroshima when the Carps win the central league. What a unique vibrant city and what an atmosphere, the citizens went on a mega gigantic high touch evening, the city became noisy and people were celebrating all evening, it is difficult to describe it, watch it!!