Miyajima #3

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 […]

Miyajima #2

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 #1

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 […]

Nikko #3 – Nature

What is refreshing in Nikko is the river, the bridge, the hiking opportunities and the lake for sure. This is an imperial destinations and a few countries have been granted a summer residence in the past by the Imperial house, those are along the lake. a beautiful place to find peace and quiet, reflect and […]