Japan 2016

Katy Takes Japan! Part Three: Nara

Katy Takes Japan! Part Three: Nara

I mentioned in Part 1 that we scuppered the entire Kyushu leg of our trip due to an earthquake and the eruption of Mt Aso. We did some brainstorming and research to consider our options in the Kansai area, which fortunately…

Katy Takes Japan! Part Two: Kyoto

Katy Takes Japan! Part Two: Kyoto

Our first order of business in Kyoto – after checking in at our hotel – was to get lunch. It was way past the usual lunch hour and we were all hungry, so James and I decided we should hit…

Katy Takes Japan! Part One: Osaka

Katy Takes Japan! Part One: Osaka

Why do people travel with children who are too young to remember the experience? Some say it’s for making memories; this makes sense especially when the travel objectives include spending time with family or good friends. Some say that the experience…