Streets of downtown Kyoto, Japan during peak Sakura

Kyoto, Japan

For this trip to Japan, we kept the itinerary simple with three nights in Osaka and four nights in Kyoto. If you want to read about the Osaka leg, you can click here. With our shopping mostly completed in Osaka, …

Kyoto, Japan

Osaka Castle, Japan at sunset during Sakura season

Osaka, Japan

Living in Asia has many perks compared to my home country of Canada. One of the best perks is the accessibility to amazing and diverse countries within a few hours flight from either Hong Kong or Beijing. The downside is …

Osaka, Japan