Where and when to see shibazakura (moss phlox), nemophila (baby blue eyes), wisteria, roses and lavender in Japan. Continue reading Japan’s Beautiful Flower Fields: What to See After Cherry Blossoms
A dash of bitter in an otherwise sweet review. Continue reading Tokyo’s Best Hot Chocolate (As Reviewed by a Jaded Romantic)
February cherry blossoms and scrumptious festival food without the dense crowds. Continue reading Sakura Report: Kawazu Cherry Blossom Festival 2019
Not many temples allow you to lie down to take photos of the ceiling. Enpuku-ji in Choshi does. Continue reading The Magnificent Ceiling of Enpuku-ji
The train depot by Nakanocho Station is home to cute vintage trains. Continue reading The Train Depot at Nakanocho
A Hawaiian cafe in Choshi, Chiba. Continue reading Maka L’ea: A Taste of Hawaii in Choshi
Sweets buffets, hot springs and even burlesque. Find travel inspirations from my January highlights! Continue reading This was January.